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Table 1 Toxicological findings in hair from our patient and his parents

From: Acute heroin intoxication in a baby chronically exposed to cocaine and heroin: a case report

Specimens Length of hair (cm) Cocaine (ng/mg) Benzoylecgonine (ng/mg) Morphine (ng/mg) 6-MAM (ng/mg) Codeine (ng/mg)
Patient's hair 2 17.5 2.2 2.4 8.1 0.4
Father's hair 3 11.8 1.7 6.4 8.0 1.8
Mother's hair 12 (total)      
  0-3 2.5 1.6 0.4 0.8 0.1
  3-6 3.7 2.1 0.2 0.6 0.1
  6-9 4.4 4.3 0.2 0.7 0.05
  9-12 3.0 5.5 0.3 0.7 0.1
  1. 6-MAM = 6-monoacetylmorphine.