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Urea Nitrogen, Fluid

Test ID   LAB5234
EPIC ORDER
  UREA NITROGEN, BODY FLUID
CPT Code(s)   84520
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 mL Fluid; No Preservatives; Sterile Container; See important comments
  micro: 150 µL Fluid
Stability
Unspun: N/A
Room Temperature: 1 day
Refrigerator: 5 days
Frozen: 6 months
Availability Routine: 24 hrs / day
  STAT: YES 
Turnaround Time   STAT: 1 hr; Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Normal: Undefined
Comments

 Provide fluid type and source.

Reference ranges are not defined.  Other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on December 16, 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