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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 of random, no preservatives, refrigerated
200 µL urine, no preservatives, refrigerated; minimum in formulary: 200uL
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 gloria_crawford on February 02, 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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