Protein Electrophoresis, 24 Hr Urine with Creatinine Ratio : 1002700

Test Code
UR24PE or 1002700

Alias/See Also
UPE; Urine protein electrophoresis

CPT Codes
84156, 84166, 82570

Includes Total Protein, Protein Electrophoresis, Creatinine.

24-hour urine (keep refrigerated).

Transport Container
Submit an aliquot (Min. 30 mL) of the well-mixed 24-hour urine collection in a screw capped container.

Transport Temperature

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

Electrophoresis, Colorimetric, Enzymatic

Setup Schedule
Monday & Wednesday & Friday

Report Available
2-5 days

Reference Range
Protein, Urine: 50-80 mg/24 hours
Creatinine, Urine:
Female: 600-1800 mg/24 hours; Male: 800-2000 mg/24 hours
Protein/Creatinine Ratio: <85 mg/g CRT
Reference Range assumes a 24 hour collection.
An interpretive report will be provided.

Performing Laboratory
med fusion

The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.