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Microalbumin, Random Urine

Test Name:Microalbumin, Random Urine
Epic Order Code:LAB689
CPT Code:82043  
Specimen(s) Type:Urine; 3.0 mL
Acceptable Container(s):Sterile container
Testing Schedule:Monday-Friday
Turn Around Time:STAT: NA
 Routine: 1-3 days
Collection Information:No special patient preparation is required. Obtain specimen by standard collection procedures. Second morning sample is preferred.
Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
Reference Clients:If unable to deliver to the lab immediately, store and transport at room temperature up to 7 days. If longer storage is required, store and transport the sample at 2 - 8° C for 1 month or at -20° C for up to 6 months.
Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficient quantity, incorrect/delay in transport.
Reference Range:NA
Additional Information:Includes urine creatinine measurement.