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  Urine Sediment (POC - Provider Performed) Specimen Type:
   

Urine


POINT OF CARE TESTING

Specimen requirements: Clean Specimen Container
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
Erythrocytes N/A N/A hpf 0 - 2
Leukocytes N/A N/A hpf 0 - 2
Epithelial cells N/A N/A N/A Few
Casts N/A N/A hyaline 0 - 2
Crystals N/A N/A N/A none - small amount
Bacteria or Fungi N/A N/A N/A none - rare
Parasites N/A N/A N/A none
Critical values:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A N/A N/A N/A Provider performed
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 10 mL fresh urine
Absolute minimum amount: 6 mL
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: N/A
Order/entry screen(s): N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: N/A
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: N/A
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Microscopic review of centrifuged urine specimen
Special Instructions: Refer to the procedure "EXAMINATION OF URINE SEDIMENT for POINT OF CARE TESTING" located at the patient care area site. If unable to perform the test, send the specimen to the Clinical Laboratories.
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: N/A
CyberLAB code: N/A
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A