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Microalbumin/Creatinine, Urine

Yellow Top Urine Tube

Specimen Type

Includes: urine microalbumin, urine creatinine, urine mcalb./creat. ratio
Test ID   LAB689
EPIC Order
  MICROALBUMIN/CREATININE URINE RATIO
CPT Code(s)   82570, 82043
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 1 mL random urine in Yellow Top Urine Tube (No Preservative/Additive)
  micro: 1 mL random urine in Yellow Top Urine Tube (No Preservative/Additive)
Stability
Unspun: N/A
Room Temperature: Yes
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: NO
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: N/A
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 hours
Reference Range Normal: <30 mcg albumin/mg creatinine
     

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate
Comments  

Reviewed by cmparker on July 12, 2017

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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