NEWBORN DRUG TESTS

Patient

Q: My son was born early at 27 weeks.the hospital ran a drug test a day after he was born,it came back negTIVE.then four days later ran one at 4am,and it came back for cocaine then they ran it again to conform it and it was negative.then at 10am they ran a another drug test and it came back for amethaimes,but didnt have enough to run a second test so they canceled it.is this possible to be clean the day after you where born,then test dirty for something four days later..

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