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Indicans, Urine Qualitative
0080403
Ordering Recommendation

Useful as an indicator of small intestine dysbiosis; not recommended for routine use in the diagnosis of gastrointestinal pathological conditions.

Mnemonic
INDICANS
Methodology
Qualitative Colorimetry
Performed
Tue, Thu, Sat
Reported
1-4 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Random urine. 
Specimen Preparation
Do not add preservatives. Transfer two 4 mL aliquots from a well-mixed random collection to individual ARUP Standard Transport Tubes. (Min: 3 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 8 hours; Frozen: 1 year 
Reference Interval
Negative
Interpretive Data


Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0080403Urine Indicans Qual2474-5
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