HEMOGLOBIN - URINE

Specimen Required
Collect random urine. Centrifuge, separate urine from cells and other sediment. Send 4.0 mL urine supernatant (0.7 mL minimum) frozen in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Methodology
Quantitative Spectrophotometry

Stability
Room temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 8 hours; Frozen: 1 month

Reference Range
None detected

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time3-5 days
Test CodeUHGB
CPT-4 Code (s)
83069
LOINC Codes
Hemoglobin - Urine   726-0  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory