Specimen Requirements

Title

CATECHOLAMINES,URINE-RANDOM

Specimen Requirement

COLLECT RANDOM URINE. ADD 1-2 DROPS 6N HCl TO A 10 mL URINE ALIQUOT WITHIN 4 HOURS OF COLLECTION. MIX WELL AND SEND IN A PLASTIC SCREW-CAPPED URINE CUP.

Methodology

Stability

WITH PRESERVATIVE: 72HR ROOM TEMP/7 DAYS REFRIGERATED

Reference Range

By report*

Turnaround

2-4 days

Clinical Use

Test Code

UCRWP