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POC URINALYSIS, UA

Test Code

18840

CPT Code(s)

81003

Preferred Specimen(s)

8 ML URINE IN A BD URINE PRESERVATIVE TUBE (RED/YELLOW
SWIRL-TOP VACUTAINER TUBE)

Minimum Volume

1 ML

Transport Container

URINE TRANSPORT CONTAINER

Transport Temperature

ROOM TEMPERATURE

Specimen Stability

ROOM TEMPERATURE: 2 HOURS
REFRIGERATED: 24 HOURS
POCT TESTING - SAMPLE SHOULD BE TESTED IMMEDIATELY

Methodology

IMMUNOCHROMATOGRAPHY

Performing Laboratory

QUEST DIAGNOSTICS ADVANTAGE HEALTHCARE
5187 US ROUTE 60
STE 2
HUNTINGTON WV 25705-2076

Reference Range(s)

NITRITE
NEGATIVE
OCCULT BLOOD
NEGATIVE
SPECIFIC GRAVITY
1.00-1.035
BILIRUBIN
NEGATIVE
PROTEIN
NEGATIVE
GLUCOSE
NEGATIVE
PH
5.0-8.0
LEUKOCYTE ESTERASE
NEGATIVE
KETONES
NEGATIVE

LOINC®' Code(s)

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NOTE: The codes listed in the table below are not orderable Test Codes.

Result
Code
Result NameLOINC CodeComponent Name
30000003PH5803-2pH
30000004SPECIFIC GRAVITY5811-5Specific gravity
30000005GLUCOSE25428-4Glucose
30000006BILIRUBIN5770-3Bilirubin
30000007KETONES2514-8Ketones
30000008OCCULT BLOOD5794-3Hemoglobin
30000009PROTEIN20454-5Protein
30000010NITRITE5802-4Nitrite
30000011LEUKOCYTE ESTERASE5799-2Leukocyte esterase

Reference ranges are provided as general guidance only. To interpret test results use the reference range in the laboratory report.

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