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5-HIAA, 24 Hour Urine

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Test ID   LAB352
EPIC ORDER   5-HYDROXYINDOLEACETIC ACID (5HIAA) URINE, 24 HOUR
CPT Code(s)   83497
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   N/A
Specimen Routine: 24 hr urine, container red (adult) / yellow (<5 yrs old); refrigerate;See comments
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Medical Laboratories
Turnaround Time   4-6 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
Comment Obtain Red/Yellow container from Core Laboratory. Refrigerate during collection.

Patient should be placed on restricted diet from foods high in hydroxyindole for at lest 72 hours prior to collection of urine (avocados, bananas, eggplant, pineapples, plums, tomatoes, walnuts)

Reviewed by jcayless on March 02, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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