Hemosiderin, Urine
0020222
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
UHEMSID
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Microscopy
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
First-morning collection is preferred.  
Collect
Random urine.  
Specimen Preparation
Mix specimen well. Transfer 4 mL to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL).  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens in preservatives.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 1 hour; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 1 week  
Reference Interval
Negative  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
83070
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0020222Hemosiderin, Urine17783-2
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Aliases
  • urin hemosiderin
  • urinary hemosiderin detection