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  Immunofixation (urine) Specimen Type:
  also known as Bence Jones Protein

Urine


CHEMISTRY

Specimen requirements: 24 hour Urine Container no Preservative
  or: 4 oz Urine Container
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 24 hour urine collection.
Absolute minimum amount: 10 mL random urine
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Chemistry - Urine
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Once-Twice/Week
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 7-10 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
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Electrophoresis/Immunoprecipitation
Special Instructions: If the urine total protein is less than 15 mg/dL then the test cannot be performed. For this reason a 24 hour urine collection is preferred.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: UIMFX
CyberLAB code: 2359
Lab Processing Instructions: Aliquot 2 - 16x100 tubes.  Freeze specimen in the designated freezer in Processing area as soon as possible.