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Creatinine, Urine

Test Name:Creatinine, Urine
Epic Order Code:LAB384  
CPT Code:82570  
Specimen(s) Type:Urine  
Acceptable Container(s):Sterile container
Testing Schedule:24 hrs day, 7 days/week
Turn Around Time:STAT: 1 hour  
 Routine: 2 hours
Collection Information:No special patient preparation is required. Obtain specimen by standard collection procedures.
Transport/Storage Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficient quantity, incorrect/delay in transport.
Reference Range:1st morning urine:
 Females:2.55 - 20.0 mmol/L
 Males:3.54 - 24.6 mmol/L
 24-hour urine:
 Females:6 - 13 mmol/24 h
 Males:9 - 19 mmol/24 h
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