Biopterin, Urine - LG1068

Sunquest Code:LSMISC  
Epic Code:LAB4909Epic Name:Send Out Misc Test
Synonyms:Pterins; Neopterin
Methodology:High performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 10 working days.
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Urine Collection Procedure

Collection Instructions

Specimen:Urine, random
Optimal Volume:Submit entire collection; analysis requires 1 mL; 0.5 mL minimum. Protect sample from light.
Container:Plastic leakproof container, sterile

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Aliquot 1 mL, 0.5 mL minimum; store frozen. Protect from light.
Shipping Instructions:Ship frozen.
1 day refrigerated; 1 month frozen.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (University of Illinois Medical Center Biochemical Genetics)

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