Deoxypyridinoline Crosslinks, Urine
0070212
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
DPD
Methodology
Quantitative Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed
Tue
Reported
1-8 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
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 NameLOINC
0020207Creatinine, Urine - per volume20624-3
0070224Deoxypyridinoline, Urine Calculation25095-1
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Aliases
  • D-Pyrilinks
  • DPD cross link urine
  • DPD urine
  • Pyrilinks-D
  • urinary crosslinks DPD