Urinalysis, Complete
0020350
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
UA
Methodology
Reflectance Spectrophotometry/Microscopy
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
Transport 10 mL aliquot from a well-mixed random urine. (Min: 3 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Gray (boric acid). Frozen specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 1 hour; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
Effective Fecruary 19, 2013
 
Available Separately Components Reference Interval
No Specific Gravity 1.003-​1.030
No pH 5.0-​7.5
No Urobilinogen 0.2-​1.0
No All other dipstick chemistries Negative
No RBC, WBC microscopic 0-​5/HPF
No Bacteria Negative
No Mucous and squamous epithelial. 1+
No Non-​squamous Clinically significant if present in large numbers.
No Casts 0-​2/LPF (abnormal if persistent)
No Crystals: cystine, tyrosine, leucine,
cholesterol, sulfa, oval fat bodies and ampicillin
Clinically significant. Not normally present.
No All other crystals May be clinically significant, dependent upon the crystal present
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
81001
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0020302UA Color5778-6
0020303UA Appearance5767-9
0020304UA Specific Gravity5811-5
0020305Urine pH5803-2
0020306UA Protein20454-5
0020308UA Glucose5792-7
0020310UA Ketones2514-8
0020312UA Bilirubin5770-3
0020314UA Blood20409-9
0020315UA Leukocyte Esterase5799-2
0020316UA Nitrite5802-4
0020317UA Urobilinogen20405-7
0020318UA Other Cells 
0020319UA RBC/HPF13945-1
0020320UA WBC/HPF5821-4
0020321UA Squamous Epithelial Cells5787-7
0020323UA Bacteria25145-4
0020324UA Amorphous Sediment8246-1
0020325UA Mucous8247-9
0020328UA Hyaline Casts5796-8
0020329UA Other Casts 
0020336UA Other Crystals 
0020344UA Microscopic12235-8
0020854UA Non-Squamous Epithelial Cells 
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Aliases
  • Routine Urinalysis (Includes Dipstick and Microscopic)
  • UA
  • Urinalysis dipstick, microscopic