Amylase, Urine
0020471
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
UAMY
Methodology
Quantitative Enzymatic
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
  
Collect
24-hour or timed urine collection with no preservatives. Refrigerate during collection.  
Specimen Preparation
Mix timed urine collection well. Transfer 4 mL urine to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL) Record total volume and collection time interval on transport tube and test request form.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens containing acetic acid, concentrated HCl, nitric acid or sodium carbonate.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 2 days; Refrigerated: 10 days; Frozen: 3 weeks  
Reference Interval
1-17 U/hr  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
82150
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0020199Amylase, Urine - U/L1799-6
0020204Amylase, Urine U/hr1800-2
0020207Creatinine, Urine - per volume20624-3
0020208Creatinine, Urine - per 24h2162-6
0097110Total Volume19153-6
0097111Hours Collected30211-7
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Aliases
  • Urine amylase