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Test Code URIC ACID 24 HOUR URINE URIC ACID 24 HOUR URINE

Department

Chemistry

Group Components

TOTAL VOLUMEURINE URIC ACID, 24 HR URINE URIC ACID

Specimen Type

Urine

Container

24 hour urine container

Special Requirements

Preservative:10 mL 5% NaOH before collection.
Refer to 24 Hour Collection / Uric Acid for instructions. Do not refrigerate during collection. Total volume of urine collected is required for calculations.

Standard Volume

10ml

Minimum Volume

5ml

Pediatric Volume

N/A

Method

Uricase Reaction

Ship Temperature

Refrigerated

Stability Room Temp

24 hours

Stability Refrigerated

N/A

Stability Frozen

N/A

CPT Code

84560

Days Test Set Up

Monday through Sunday