Uric acid-262

Test info

  
Uric acid
  
262
  
84550.0
  
URA

Specimen

  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Spin

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

  
Serum
  
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days

Frozen - 6 months

Ambient - 3 days

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Inappropriate timing of collection
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)

Performance

  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Enzymatic (Urease)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

 

Sex Age Range (mg/dL)
Male  < 1 yr  2.0 - 5.5
   1 - 18 yrs  3.5 - 7.3
   Adult  3.5 - 7.2
Female  < 1 yr  2.0 - 5.5
   1 - 18 yrs  3.5 - 7.3
   Adult  2.6 - 6.0

Billing

  
84550

Tracking

  
11/30/2001
  
08/22/2019
  
02/17/2020