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.

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



Compliance Category

FDA

Note

Hotline History

N/A

CPT Codes

82150

Components

Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0020199 Amylase, Urine - U/L 1799-6
0020204 Amylase, Urine U/hr 1800-2
3004185 Urine Creatinine - mg per dL
3004186 Urine Creatinine - per 24 hour
3004187 Urine Total Volume
3004188 Collected Hours
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Aliases

  • Urine amylase
Amylase, Urine