HEMOSIDERIN

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Collect first morning urine. Mix well and send 4.5 mL unpreserved urine (1.0 mL minimum) frozen in a screw-capped plastic urine container.

Rejection Criteria
Preserved specimen

Methodology
Semi-quantitative microscopy

Stability
Room Temperature: 1 hour; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 7 days

Reference Range
Negative

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time3-5 days
Test CodeUHEMS
CPT-4 Code (s)
83070
LOINC Codes
17783-2

Warde
Medical
Laboratory