Important Information about Monkeypox from NC-DHHS (5/20/2022) to All North Carolina Clinicians and Laboratorians

Creatinine, Timed Urine; Creatinine, Urine, 24 hour

Container A or

Red/Yellow

Test ID   LAB385
EPIC Order
  CREATININE, URINE, TIMED
CPT Code(s)   82570
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Deliver directly to laboratory
Specimen Routine: 24 hr urine, Container type "A"/refrigerate/red/yellow are acceptable
Stability
Room temperature: Not Recommended
Refrigerator:4 days
Frozen: 30 days
Availability 24 hr/day
Turnaround Time   4 hours
Reference Range Normal: Females: 600-1800 mg/day
    Males:  800-2000 mg/day
Comments
Obtain container "A" From Central Distribution
Refrigerate during collection
Provide start/stop times

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