Deoxypyridinoline Crosslinks, Urine
0070212
Ordering Recommendation
Submit With Order
Mnemonic
DPD
Methodology
Quantitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Tue
Reported
1-8 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
First-morning void.  
Collect
Urine.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 3.5 mL aliquot from a well-mixed, first-morning urine to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 2 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 3 months  
Reference Interval
Test Number Components Reference Interval
Deoxypyridinoline, Urine nM Adult Male: 2.3-​8.7 nM/mM
Premenopausal Adult Female: 3.1-​8.7 nM/mM
Creatinine, Urine -​ per volume No reference interval
Interpretive Data
The target value for treated postmenopausal adult females is the same as the premenopausal reference interval.
Note
CPT Code(s)
82523
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0020207Creatinine, Urine - per volume
0070224Deoxypyridinoline, Urine Calculation
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Cross References
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