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Uric Acid Urine 24 Hour *

SIM

12584 

CPT

84560 

Synonyms

Urine Uric Ac 

Specimen Type

Voided 24 hour Urine ; No preservatives

Container

24 hour urine container

Collection Instructions

•  Collect all urine voided for 24 hours and place in the 24 hour urine container. 
•  The collection container is to be kept in the refrigerator or on ice during the timed period. 
•  Note the number of hours of urine collection on the aliquot.

Volume

Max: 10 ml preferred 
Min:  1 ml 

Additional Information

Look for hyperuricosuria in patients with renal calculus formation.

Patient Preparation

Specimen Processing Instructions

Note the number of hours of urine collection on the aliquot.

Transport Requirements

Refrigerated

Specimen Stability

Refrigerated: 14 days 

Rejection Criteria

Insufficient volume

Reference Range

Reference range accompanies report

Critical Value

 

Test Includes

Urine Uric Acid 

Methodology

Uricase 

Testing Frequency

 

LCA

003418 

Reviewed By

Lisa McBride

Reviewed Date

2/19/2018

Supplemental

* Denotes Reference Lab Test

Reviewed by Lisa McBride on February 19, 2018

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