CPT Code: 81003|
Specimen Type: Urine
Tube Type/Collection Container: Urine container
Collection Volume: 12.0 ml(minimum 0.5 mL)
Cause for rejection: Specimen leaking from container, excessive delay in transport
Availability: Daily, 24 hours; STAT
Special Instructions: Transport specimen to the lab within 2 hours. Stable 4 hours refrigerated.
TAT: 1 hour
Additional Info: Reference range is available on patient report
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