Amylase, Random Urine

Abbrev Code:UAMYR   
Order Code:LAB358Order Name:Amylase Random Urine
Order Instructions:Order UCRR in addition to UAMYR.
Methodology:Bichromatic rate
CPT Codes: 82150 x1
Test Includes:Urine amylase and creatinine.
Turnaround Time:Performed and reported 24 hours/day.
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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

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Mix specimen well before aliquot is taken. Centrifuge specimens containing cells or precipitate. Aliquot 5 mL, 1 mL minimum. Store in refrigerator.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Stability:Room temperature - 7 days; refrigerated - 6 months; frozen - indefinitely.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Chemistry  (Range, UMMC-West Bank, UMMC-East Bank, Ridges, Southdale, M Health Clinic and Surgery Center, St. Joseph's)


Reference Range:
Female and Male 32-641 U/L
Female 100-270 U/g Cr
Male 30-180 U/g Cr
Use:Suspected pancreatic disease.

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