CPT Code: 82009|
Specimen Type: Urine
Tube Type/Collection Container: Urine container
Collection Volume: 12.0 mL(minimum 1.0 mL)
Cause for rejection: Specimen leaking from container, excessive delay in transport
Availability: Daily, 24 hours; STAT
Methodology: Bayer Clinitek 200 Plus/Multistik 10 SG
Special Instructions: Transport specimen to the lab within 2 hours. Stable 4 hours refrigerated.
TAT: 1 hour
Additional Info: Reference range:
Transport specimens to processing area of the laboratory in an appropriate container. Additional information is available from Ingrid Hershey, Laboratory Administrative Director, at 330-543-8721.
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308