Specific Gravity, Urine

Yellow Top Urine Tube

Specimen Type

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Comments

Test ID LAB5186
EPIC Order SPECIFIC GRAVITY, URINE
CPT Code(s) 81002
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Core Laboratory
Tube Station Core: 30 Routine: 888 STAT
Cancer Center Outpatient: 532
Specimen Routine: 500 µL; see important Comments
Stability
Unspun: 2 hours
Room temperature: Yes
Refrigerator: 8 hours
Frozen: NO
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
STAT: YES
Turnaround Time STAT 20 minutes., Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Normal: 1.003-1.030
Comments Age of Specimen: < 2 hours old

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on November 16, 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