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  • Amylase, Urine: Random

Amylase, Urine: Random

Yellow Top Urine Tube

Container Type

Test ID   LAB3558
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   82150
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30; STAT: 888
Specimen Routine:

10 mL random urine in Yellow Top Urine Tube (No Preservative/Additive)

10 ml random urine in sterile specimen cup is acceptable.

  micro: 1 mL random urine in Yellow Top Urine Tube (No Preservative/Additive)
Room temperature:7 days
Refrigerator: 1 month
Frozen: Not recommended
Availability Routine: 24 hours/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   Routine 2 hours; Stat 1 hour
Reference Range Normal: 32-641 U/L; see Comments
Comments Reference Range derived from 2-4 hour collections.

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on December 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