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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
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
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