PROTEIN, RANDOM URINE

Mnemonic

PRTU

Synonym

Random Urine Protein

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Random urine without preservative

Preferred Volume

5.0 mL

Minimum Volume

1.0 mLRefrigerated (2-8°C)

Transport

Refrigerated (2-8°C)

Stability

Ambient (20-25°C): 8 hours; Refrigerated (2-8°C): 48 hours; Frozen (at or below -20°C): Unacceptable

Testing Information

Performed

7 Days a week

Method

Colorimetry

Referral Lab

Samaritan Health Services Laboratories

Reference Values

Reference Values

None Established

CPT Codes

84156

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:26 AM