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Test Code URSED URINALYSIS AND MICROSCOPIC EXAMINATION

Performing Laboratory

NorDx Laboratories

Useful For

Diagnosing and management of renal diseases, urinary tract infection, urinary tract neoplasms, systemic diseases, and inflammatory or neoplastic diseases adjacent to the urinary tract

Method Name

Chemstrip

Light Microscopy

Refractometry

Reference Values

Specific gravity: 1.010-1.030

Leukocyte Esterase: Negative

Nitrite: Negative

pH: 5.0-8.0

Protein: Negative

Glucose: Normal

Ketones: Negative

Urobilinogen: Normal

Occult blood: Negative

Days and Times Test Performed

Monday through Sunday

Report Available

1 Day

Available Stat

Profile Information

Individual Test Description

APPEARANCE, URINE
COLOR, URINE
GLUCOSE, URINE, QUALITATIVE
KETONE BODIES, QUALITATIVE, URINE
LEUKOCYTE ESTERASE, URINE
NITRITE, URINE
OCCULT BLOOD, URINE
PH, URINE
PROTEIN, QUALITATIVE, URINE
SPECIFIC GRAVITY, URINE
URINALYSIS MICROSCOPIC
UROBILINOGEN, URINE

Specimen Type

Urine, clean-catch – Raw/unpreserved urine OR urine in BD urine preservative tube.

Preferred Container

Urine Cup

Preferred Volume

Urine, clean-catch: 10 mL (Urine Cup)

Minimum Volume

Urine, clean-catch: 1 mL (Urine Cup)

Specimen Collection and Handling

Collect freshly voided random urine specimen and send refrigerated.

Click here to view the Urine Aliquoting Guide for Processing

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type: Urine, clean-catch

Refrigerated: 24 Hours

Note: Maximum stability limits for urine w/preservative is 48 hours. UAP cannot be performed on a 24hr urine collection (Special requirements) or on a sample submitted in a gray top culture and sensitivity tube.

Add On Capable

Yes

Advance Beneficiary Notice Requirements

No ABN Required

CPT Code Information

CPT Code

CPT Description

CPT Disclaimer

81000 Urinalysis by Dip Stick or Tablet Reagent; Non-Automated, with Microscopy OR
81001 Urinalysis by Dip Stick or Tablet Reagent; Automated, with Microscopy

Keywords

URINALYSIS

Performing Laboratory Location

NorDx Laboratories