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  Aldosterone - 24 hour urine Specimen Type:
   

Urine


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: 24 hour Urine Collection Container
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: N/A
Absolute minimum amount: N/A
Method of collection: 24 hour 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 Urine 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: 5-7 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: Radioimmunoassay
Special Instructions: Obtain 24-hour urine container from SCRAP laboratory. Correct method of collection of 24-hour specimens. A. Discard first morning specimen. B. Save all voided urine up to and including the first morning specimen at the end of the 24 hours. Send to the laboratory. C. All 24 hour urine specimens should be refrigerated or kept on ice. D. Collection dates and times are to be included on the chemistry test request.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: ALDUR
CyberLAB code: 8152
Lab Processing Instructions: 24-hour collection, frozen. Will accept refrigerated sample with preservatives. Sample will be preserved after collection. Samples not preserved will need to be frozen immediately.