VANILLYLMANDELIC ACID & HOMOVANILLIC ACID, URINE
VMA - HVA - Homovanillic Acid
Specimen Collection Requirements
Abstain from medications for 72 hours prior to collection.
Urine, random or 24-hour collection container
Refrigeration is the preferred method of preservation. Aliquot 5.0 mL of a well-mixed collection. Record the total volume and collection time interval on the transport tube and test request form.
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 2 weeks
Age related reference ranges.
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