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Epic Code LAB434 Potassium, Random Urine

Test Name Alias

Potassium Urine Random | 26

Interface Order Alias

10455

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Urine, Random
Container/Tube: Sterile Urine Cup or Pale Yellow Top Urine Tube-no additive
Volume: 10 mL
Minimum volume: 1 mL
Collection Instructions: No preservative

Specimen Transport Temperature

Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

Ambient: 8 hours

Refrigerate: 72 hours

Frozen: Acceptable

Laboratory Retention: 72 hours

Test Frequency

Available daily, usual TAT 1 day.

Reference Range

Reference range not established for random urine specimens.

Performing Department

CHEMISTRY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI
Spectrum Health Big Rapids Laboratory, Big Rapids, MI
Spectrum Health Reed City Laboratory, Reed City, MI

Methodology

Ion-Selective Electrode (ISE)

CPT

84133-LAB-POTASSIUM URINE

CDM Code

4058853

Epic Test ID

1230101062

LOINC

UrK mmol per L: 2828-2

Beaker LOINC

URINE POTASSIUM MMOL PER L: 2828-2

Reviewed Date

3/23/2022

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: POTASSIUM,RANDOM URINE
Beaker Display Name: Potassium, Random Urine
BEAKER TEST NAME: POTASSIUM, URINE RANDOM
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Potassium, Urine Random

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Collection and Specimen Handling

BEAKER COLLECTION: Random/R

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW CHEMISTRY: URINE CUP R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
BW CHEMISTRY: 10 ML URINE YELLOW TUBE (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
BW CHEMISTRY: UR YELLOW/GREY (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
BR CHEMISTRY: URINE CUP R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
BR CHEMISTRY: 10 ML URINE YELLOW TUBE (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
BR CHEMISTRY: UR YELLOW/GREY (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
RC CHEMISTRY: URINE CUP R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
RC CHEMISTRY: 10 ML URINE YELLOW TUBE (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
RC CHEMISTRY: UR YELLOW/GREY (Acceptable)-Refrigerated