DEOXYPYRIDINOLINE CROSSLINKS

Mnemonic

MISC

Guidelines

Transfer 3.5 mL aliquot from a well-mixed, first-morning urine to a Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Urine

Preferred Volume

3.5 mL

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport

Frozen

Stability

Ambient: 2 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 3 months

Reference Values

Reference Values

Deoxypyridinoline Adult Male: Premenopausal Adult Female: Creatinine, Random
2.3-8.7 nM/mM 3.1-8.7 nM/mM No reference interval

CPT Codes

82523

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:07 AM