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Urine Protein/Creatinine Ratio

Includes: Urine Protein, Urine Creatinine, Urine P/C Ratio

Urine Container

Specimen Type

Test ID LAB743
EPIC ORDER
PROTEIN/CREATININE RATIO, URINE
CPT Code(s) 84156, 82570
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Core Laboratory
Tube Station 30; STAT: 888
Specimen
Routine:
Micro:
10 mL Random Urine in Yellow Top Urine Tube (No Preservative/Additive)
10mL Random Urine in sterile specimen cup refrigerated
  Micro: 1mL Random urine in Yellow Top Urine Tube (No Preservative/Additive)
Stability
Unspun: N/A
Room Temperature:  4 hours
Refrigerator: 3 days
Frozen: 12 months
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time Routine = 2 hours; STAT = 1 hour
Reference Range Normal: Variable
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, Aliquot, Freeze
Comments Includes urine creatinine and urine protein

Reviewed by cmparker on July 11, 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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