Test Details

Mnemonic

UHEMS

Ordering Code

3680770

CPT-4 Code(s)

83070

Specimen Information

Patient Preparation

First morning urine.
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Collect

Random urine
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Specimen Preparation

Mix well and send 4.0 mL unpreserved urine frozen in a screw-capped plastic urine container.
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Minimum Volume

1.0 mL
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Transport Temperature

Frozen
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Rejection Criteria

Preserved specimen
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Stability

Room temperature: 1 hour; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 7 days
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Methodology

Qualitative microscopy
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Reference Range

Absent
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Performing Laboratory

ARUP REFERENCE LAB
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New York DOH Approval Status

Yes
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