Albumin/Creatinine, Urine

Yellow Top Urine Tube

Specimen Type

Includes: urine albumin, urine creatinine, urine alb./creat. ratio

Test ID LAB689
EPIC Order ALBUMIN/CREATININE URINE RATIO
CPT Code(s) 82570, 82043
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Core Laboratory
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine/Minimum: 1 mL random urine in Yellow Top Urine Tube (No Preservative/Additive) or sterile urine container with no additive.
Stability
Room Temperature: </= 1 day
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 5 months
Availability 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 hours, stat; 1 hour
Reference Range Normal: <30 mcg albumin/mg creatinine
Comments  

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on January 13, 2022

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