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32380:URIC ACID, 24-HOUR URINE
Methodology:Enzymatic Trinder
Edit Date:6/18/2010
Performed:Daily
Released:Same day as tested
CPT Code:84560
Specimen Collection Details
Collection:24-hour urine in a 24-hour urine container. No preservative necessary. Refrigerate during collection, handling, and transport.
Handling:Note time collection started and stopped. Send complete collection in original container. If submitting aliquot, mix total collection well, measure and record total volume before pouring off into a sterile container. pH will be adjusted to >7.0 if necessary after receipt at performing laboratory.
Standard Volume:25 mL aliquot or total urine collection.
Minimum Volume:5 mL urine.
Transport:Refrigerated.
Rejection Criteria:Insufficient collection.
250-750 mg/24 hr