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Potassium, Urine, Random

Yellow Top Urine Tube

Sample Type

Test ID   LAB434
EPIC ORDER
  POTASSIUM, RANDOM URINE
CPT Code(s)   84133
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 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).
Stability
Unspun: N/A
Room temperature: 4 days
Refrigerator: 7 days
Frozen: 6 months
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: YES
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 hrs
  STAT: 1 hr
Reference Range Normal: Undefined, varies with diet; See comments
     
 
Comments Other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.

Reviewed by cmparker on July 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

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