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Uric Acid, Urine, morning

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Test Description
Uric Acid, Urine, morning
Synonym(s)
Random Urine Uric Acid
Test ID
UUAM
Specimen Type
Urine
Specimen Requirements
Urine Cup
Additional Processing Details
Do not refrigerate. To prevent ureate precipitation in urine samples, add sodium hydroxide to keep urine alkaline (pH > 8.0).
Stability
4 days at 20-25 °C
Methodology
Kinetic/Enzymatic (urease)
Estimated TAT
0-2 Days
Testing Schedule
Monday - Saturday
Test Includes
Urine Uric Acid
CPT Code(s)
84560
Minimum Sample Volume
1 mL
Pediatric Min. Volume (if applicable)
500 uL
Reference Range
37-92 mg/dL
Performing Lab
Incyte Diagnostics
LOINC Code(s)
3086-6