VMA, 24 Hour Urine

2 Urine Containers

Container Type

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Test ID LAB452
CPT Code(s) 84585
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Core Referral Testing
Tube Station N/A
Specimen Routine: 24 hr urine, container red(adult)/yellow(<5 yrs old); refrigerate; see Comments
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Clinic Laboratories
Turnaround Time 4-6 days
Reference Range See separate report
Keep sample refrigerated during collection. 
Obtain Red/Yellow container from Core Laboratory.
Note to Lab if patient is receiving L-Dopa or Bactrim. Bactrim may interfere with detection of the analyte.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on November 29, 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