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Test Code UARF Urinalysis with Reflex Culture

Reflex Tests

Urine Culture

Collection Container

Gray BD Tube and Tiger top tube

Specimen Required

urine

Specimen Volume

8 mL

Minimum Specimen Volume

3 mL

Transport Temperature

Tiger Top Tube-Room temperature, Yellow top tube,urine cup-refrigerated

Specimen Stability

24 hrs

Reasons for Rejection

Specimen frozen,>24 hours old,fecal contamination,grossly bloody urine,<3.0 mL

Methodology

IQ200

Turnaround Time

Daily

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

24 hours a day,7 days a week

CPT Code

81001

Units of Measure

/LPF

LOINC Code

24356-8