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  Citric Acid Urine Specimen Type:
  also known as Citrate Urine

Urine


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: 24 hour Urine Collection Container
  or: 4 oz Urine Container
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A 320 1240 mg/dL N/A
Unit of measure: mg/dL
Ideal sample: N/A
Absolute minimum amount: 0.5 mL from a well mixed 24 hr urine collection.
Method of collection: 24 hour or random urine collection
Transportation: Refrigerate
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Chemistry Blood Browse Function
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 3-5 Days
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Enzymatic Method
Special Instructions: Collect 24-hour urine in container supplied by the lab.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: CITRU
CyberLAB code: 8016
Lab Processing Instructions: Take sample to Urinalysis tech in General Function Lab. Refrigerate after processing. Record the total volume on the test request. Adjust pH < or =2.