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Barium Quantitative, Urine
0091165
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
BARIUM URN
Methodology
Quantitative Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-8 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Avoid exposure to gadolinium-based contrast media for 48 hours prior to specimen collection. 
Collect
Random urine in trace metal-free or acid-washed urine bottle. 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL urine to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.4 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature. Also acceptable: Refrigerated or frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 month; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
83018
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0097861Barium Quantitative, Urine5590-5
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Aliases
  • Ba

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)