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Metanephrines, 24 Hour Urine

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Includes:

Metanephrine and Normetanephrine

Test ID   LAB409
EPIC ORDER
  METANEPHRINES, URINE, 24 HOUR
CPT Code(s)   83835
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   N/A
Specimen Routine: 24 hr urine, red(adult)/yellow(<5yrs old) container; refrigerate during collection: See important Comments
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Clinic Laboratories
Turnaround Time   5-7 Days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
     
Comments
Obtain Red/Yellow container from Core Laboratory.
Tricyclic antidepressants, labetalol and sotalol (beta blockers) may elevate levels of metanephrines. If clinically feasible, these medications should be discontinued at least 1 week before collection.

Reviewed by jcayless on December 06, 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
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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