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  Osmolality (urine) Specimen Type:
   

Urine


CHEMISTRY

Specimen requirements: 4 oz Urine Container
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A 250 1200 mOSM/kg N/A
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 20 mL - random collection
Absolute minimum amount: 10 mL from random collection.
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: Daily
Stat turn around time: 1 hour
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 4 Hours
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: Freezing Point Depression
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: UOSM
CyberLAB code: 2087
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A