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Test Code LAB2111445 Protein Electrophoresis, Random Urine, do IFE if Indicated

Test Name Alias

Protein Electrophoresis Urine Random, do IFE if Indicated | upep | 8859

Clinical Information

Test reported with pathologist interpretation.

Collection Instructions

Specimen Collection: Urine, Random

 

Container(s): Sterile Urine Cup (with lid)

Preferred Volume to Collect: 50.0 mL

Minimum Volume to Collect: 25.0 mL

Neonate Volume to Collect: 25.0 mL

 

Collection Instructions:

  • No additive.
  • Keep container upright at all times and check that lid is fastened evenly and securely.
  • Patient Collection Instructions are located in the menu on the left.

Transport Temperature: Refrigerate

Reflex Information

Pathologist will review urine electrophoresis and if necessary a urine immonofixation will be performed at an additional charge.

Specimen Stability

Refrigerate: 7 days

Frozen: 30 days

Laboratory Retention: 72 hours

Test Frequency

Available Monday – Friday, routine TAT 5 days.

Reference Range

Normal pattern.

No reference range established for urine total protein on random urine specimens.

Performing Department

Multiple Departments: Chemistry and Immunochemistry

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

agarose gel electrophoresis

CPT

84166

Professional fee for Pathologist interpretation.

CDM Code

4058856

Epic Test ID

1230101089

Interface Order Alias

11510

Mayo Access Code

SHO8859

Reviewed Date

7/17/2017