Protein, Total, Urine - 24 Hour

Container Type "A"

Test ID   LAB441
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   84156
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Deliver directly to the laboratory
Specimen Routine:
24 hrs Urine Container Type "A",Refrigerate; No preservatives accepted
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Room temperature: 24 hours
Refrigerator: 72 hours
Frozen: 1 year
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   Stat: 1 hr, Routine: 2 hrs
Reference Range Normal: 50-80 mg/24 hrs
Obtain Container "A" From Central Distribution.
Keep refrigerated during collection.
Send entire collection.

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