Protein Electrophoresis, Random Urine with Creatinine Ratio : 1002705

Test Code
URPE or 1002705


Alias/See Also
UPE; Urine protein electrophoresis


CPT Codes
84156, 84166, 82570

Includes
Includes Total Protein, Protein Electrophoresis, Creatinine.


Instructions
Random urine (keep refrigerated).


Transport Container
Submit an aliquot (Min. 30 mL) of the well-mixed random urine collection in a screw capped container.


Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.


Specimen Stability
Ambient: 2 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: 1 month


Methodology
Electrophoresis, Colorimetric, Enzymatic

Setup Schedule
Monday & Wednesday & Friday


Report Available
2-5 days


Reference Range
Random Urine, Protein: 0-12 mg/dL
Random Urine, Creatinine: None established
Protein Creatinine Ratio:
2 Y to 18 Y:<200 mg/g CRT
18 Y and older:<50 mg/g CRT
An interpretive report will be provided.


Performing Laboratory
med fusion



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