pH, Urine
0020305
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
UA PH
Methodology
Reflectance Spectrophotometry
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Time SensitiveTime Sensitive

Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Random urine.  
Specimen Preparation
Mix well. Transfer 4 mL urine to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 2 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
Record collection time on test request form.  
Stability
Ambient: 1 hour; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
5.0-7.5  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
83986
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0020305Urine pH
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