Copper, Urine

Container Type

Test ID LAB380
EPIC Order COPPER, URINE, 24 HOUR
CPT Code(s) 82525
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Core Referral Testing
Tube Station NA
Specimen Routine: 24 hour urine, container "A" (from Central Distribution) with no metal cap or glued insert: see important Comments
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Clinic Laboratories
Turnaround Time 5-9 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
Comments Refrigerate specimen during collection. Must be full 24 hour collection. No random collections.

Barium for MRI's will interfere with testing. Specimen should be collected 96 hours after barium has been administered.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on December 01, 2021

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