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Test Code UVMAQ Urine Vanillylmandelic Acid

Patient Instructions

Patient should avoid salicylates, caffeine,
phenothiazine, and antihypertension agents. Also coffee, tea,
chocolate, fruit (especially bananas and any vanilla containing
substances for 72 hours prior to collection).
 

Collection Container

24 hour urine jug, kept refrigerated during and after collection

Specimen Required

24 hour urine

Refrigerate during and after collection period

Specimen Volume

Entire 24 hour collection

Minimum Specimen Volume

1 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Turnaround Time

4-5 days

CPT Code

84585

EMR Interface Order Code

28450