Important Information about Monkeypox from NC-DHHS (updated 5/24/2022) to All North Carolina Clinicians and Laboratorians

Urine Protein Electrophoresis, 24 hr

Urine Container A Container Type - A
See Important Comments

Total Protein, Total Volume, Protein 24hr urine, Protein Electrophoresis, M Spike, M Spike2, M Spike3

Test ID   LAB438A
CPT Code(s)   84156, 84166
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core & Special Chemistry Laboratories
Tube Station N/A - must be delivered to the lab
Specimen Routine: 24 hr Urine Container "A"; No preservatives; send entire collection to lab; see comments

Refrigerate sample during collection

Off Site Collections:
Keep refrigerated during collection; Provide start/stop dates and times of collection
Send entire collection to lab
Refrigerated: 7 Days
Ambient: Not acceptable
Availability Routine: Monday - Friday; not weekends/holidays
Turnaround Time   3 Days
Reference Range Normal:
Interpretation provided on report; call (984)974-2361 for questions regarding interpretation.
Interpretation for M Spike, M Spike2, M Spike3 is Not Present.
-Obtain Container Plain Container "A" (No Preservatives) From Central Distribution.
-Keep refrigerated during collection; Send entire collection to lab
-Provide start/stop dates and times of collection
-Deliver to laboratory immediately once collection is completed. 

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on November 01, 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