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  • Immunofixation Electrophoresis, Urine

Immunofixation Electrophoresis, Urine (Random or Timed)

Yellow Top Urine Tube

Container Type

Test ID LAB5193
EPIC ORDER
IMMUNOFIXATION ELECTROPHORESIS, URINE
CPT Code(s) 86335
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Core Laboratory
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 10 random in Yellow Top Urine Tube (No Preservative/Additive); see comments
micro: 2 mL random or timed urine in Yellow Top Urine Tube (No Preservative/Additive)
Stability

Room Temperature: 4 hrs

Off Site Collections:
Centrifuge sample; Aliquot Urine & refrigerate within 4 hours of collection.
Refrigerated: 7 Days
Ambient: Not acceptable
Availability Routine: Monday-Friday, not weekends/holidays; Not available STAT
Turnaround Time Resulted by 4pm, 48 hours after receipt.
Reference Range Normal: Interpretation provided on report; call (984)974-2361 with questions.
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate
Comments

Methodology: Gel Electrophoresis

Used for confirmation/identification of abnormal urine proteins. Urine Protein Electrophoresis must be performed first.

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on August 26, 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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