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Chloride, Urine
0020850
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
U CL
Methodology
Quantitative Ion-Selective Electrode
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
 
Collect
24-hour urine (without additives). Refrigerate during collection. Also acceptable: Random urine.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL aliquot of urine from a well-mixed collection 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
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 6 months  
Reference Interval
Test Number
Components
Reference Interval
Chloride, Urine140-250 mmol/d
0020473Creatinine, 24-Hour Urine
Age
Male
Female
3-8 years140-700 mg/d140-700 mg/d
9-12 years300-1300 mg/d300-1300 mg/d
13-17 years500-2300 mg/d400-1600 mg/d
18-50 years1000-2500 mg/d700-1600 mg/d
51-80 years800-2100 mg/d500-1400 mg/d
81 years and older600-2000 mg/d400-1300 mg/d


Interpretive Data


Note
Reference interval for random urine has not been established.
CPT Code(s)
82436
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0020203Chloride, Urine - per volume21194-6
0020207Creatinine, Urine - per volume2161-8
0020208Creatinine, Urine - per 24h2162-6
0020603Chloride, Urine - per 24h2079-2
0097110Total Volume19153-6
0097111Hours Collected30211-7
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Aliases
  • Cl Urine
  • urine chloride