Uric acid

Alphabetical Test listing

Uric acid-262

  
Uric acid
  
262
  
84550.0
  
URA
  
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)
  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Enzymatic (Urease)

  

 

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
  
84550
  
11/30/2001
  
08/22/2019
  
02/17/2020