Test Details

Mnemonic

UASF

Ordering Code

3435000

CPT-4 Code(s)

84560

Specimen Information

Collect

Synovial fluid
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Specimen Preparation

Send 1.0 mL synovial fluid refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.
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Minimum Volume

0.5 mL
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Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
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Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 28 days
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Methodology

Colorimetric-Enzymatic
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Reference Range

Male: <8.0 mg/dL
Female: <6.0 mg/dL
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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