Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
UHEMSID
Methodology

Semi-Quantitative Microscopy

Performed

Sun-Sat

Reported

Within 24 hours

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation

First-morning collection is preferred.

Collect

Random urine.

Specimen Preparation

Mix specimen well. Transfer 4 mL to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL).

Storage/Transport Temperature

Frozen.

Unacceptable Conditions

Specimens in preservatives.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 1 hour; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 1 week

Reference Interval

Negative

Interpretive Data



No compliance statements are in use for this test.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

83070

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0020222 Hemosiderin, Urine 17783-2
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Aliases
  • urin hemosiderin
  • urinary hemosiderin detection
Hemosiderin, Urine