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Sulfate, Urine
0081102
Ordering Recommendation

Measurement of urinary sulfate excretion is used in calculi risk assessment.

Mnemonic
U SO4
Methodology
Quantitative Spectrophotometry
Performed
Sun, Wed, Fri
Reported
1-6 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
24-hour urine. Refrigerate during collection. 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 4 mL urine to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 2 mL)
Additional Information: Record total volume and collection time on tube and test request form. 
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Room temperature specimens. Any sample except urine. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
6-30 mmol/d
Interpretive Data
Reference intervals have been established for 24 hour collections only.

Compliance Statement B: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.

Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0020207Creatinine, Urine - per volume2161-8
0020208Creatinine, Urine - per 24h2162-6
0081103Sulfate, Urine - per volume47780-2
0081104Sulfate, Urine - per 24h26889-6
0097110Total Volume19153-6
0097111Hours Collected30211-7
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Aliases
  • Inorganic sulfate