FAT, URINE QUALITATIVE

Mnemonic

MISC

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Urine, sterile collection of a random urine

Handling

Aliquot from a well-mixed random specimen and refrigerate.

Preferred Volume

5.0 mL

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Transport

Refrigerated (2-8°C)

Rejection Criteria

Specimens in preservative

Stability

Ambient: 1 hour; Refrigerated: 36 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable

Testing Information

Performed

7 days/week

Reported

1-3 days

Method

Qualitative Microscopy

Referral Lab

ARUP (20240)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Negative

CPT Codes

89125

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:10 AM