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  Homocystine Urine Specimen Type:
   

Urine


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: 24 hour Urine Container no Preservative
  or: 4 oz Urine Container
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 10 mL urine
Absolute minimum amount: 5 mL urine
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: Transport to the Laboratory immediately.
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 2-10 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
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Spectrophotometry
Special Instructions: Patient should abstain from Vitamin C ingestion for 48 hours prior to collection. Void and discard the first morning specimen, then collect the next random urine. Haematuria specimens are not acceptable.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: HCYSU
CyberLAB code: 8025
Lab Processing Instructions: Process 2 - pour off tubes for transport to reference lab. Freeze specimen after processing.