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Albumin, Urine, 24 Hour

Container Type

Test ID   LAB410
EPIC Order
  ALBUMIN, URINE, 24 HOURS
CPT Code(s)   82043
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core
Tube Station   Deliver directly to the laboratory
Specimen Routine:
24 hr urine, container "A"; refrigerate; No preservative; see Comments for additional information
Stability
Room Temperature: <= 1 day
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: Not Acceptable
Availability 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 hrs
Reference Range Normal: <30 mg/24 hrs
     
Comments
-No preservatives are acceptable. Frozen samples are not acceptable.
-Obtain container "A" from Central  Distribution
-Keep refrigerated during collection
-Provide start/stop times of collection.
-Total volume will be included in the result.

Reviewed by Karen Hrischuk on December 12, 2019

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
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Chapel Hill, NC 27514