Urinalysis Reflex to Microscopic - Fairview Clinics (except Maple Grove, Princeton and Hibbing) and Grand Itasca


Sunquest Code:UMAC  
Epic Code:LAB3836Epic Name:UA Macroscopic with Reflex to Micro
Synonyms:UMAC - Chemical Screen Reflex to Microscopi
Methodology:Multiple reagent strip, microscopy
CPT Code:81003, 81001
Test Includes:Appearance, bilirubin, blood, color, glucose, ketones, leukocyte esterase, nitrite, pH, protein, specific gravity, urobilinogen.
Turnaround Time:Performed and reported 24 hours/day.
Special Instructions:If the microscopic examination is required regardless of the screen test results, the Epic code LAB3896 should be ordered. For UMMC, UMMC Clinics, Maple Grove, Ridges and Southdale, use Epic code LAB3844.
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Urine Collection Procedure



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Urine, random collection
Optimal Volume:Submit entire collection; analysis requires 1 mL
Container:Plastic leakproof container, sterile (Plastic leakproof container, sterile)
Collection Instructions:Specimen of choice is a first morning, mid-stream, clean catch urine. Refrigerate the urine if it cannot be delivered immediately.
Causes for Rejection:Collected with preservatives, stored at room temperature >2 hours, fecal contamination.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Aliquot 12 mL, 1 mL minimum. Store in refrigerator.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Urinalysis  (Fairview Clinics (except Princeton, Maple Grove and Range), M Health Clinic and Surgery Center, Grand Itasca GICH)


Interpretive

Reference Range:

 

pH

5-7

Protein (albumin)

Neg

Protein (albumin) in concentrated specimen

Trace

Blood  (hemoglobin)

Neg

Nitrite

Neg

Leukocyte

Neg

Glucose

Neg

Ketones

Neg

Bilirubin (conjugated)

Neg

Urobilinogens

1 EU (Ehrlich unit) = 1 mg/dL

1 EU/dL or less

Specific Gravity

Newborn (0-2 d)

Infant (3 d-5 mo)

6 mo and older

 

About 1.012

1.002-1.006

1.003-1.035

 

 

Use:Screen for renal and urinary tract diseases and metabolic diseases.


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