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Uric Acid

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
URICA ACHM1
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Green top (lithium or sodium heparin) tube
Collection Volume:
1.5 mL
Cause for Rejection:
Icterus
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Daily, 24 hours; STAT
Methodology:
Enzymatic, colorimetric test with uricase and 4-aminoantipyrine
Special Instructions:
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Lab/Phone:
330-543-8417
TAT:
1 hour
Additional Info:
Reference range ia available on patient report
CPT Code:
84550
Synonyms:
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