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PROTEIN/CREAT RATIO, URINE

Test Code
PRCR
 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Container TypeLeakproof plastic urine container
Supply Item Numberpicture1387
Specimen TypeUrine, Random
Preferred Volume10 mL
Emergency Minimum Volume1 mL
Collection ProcedureCollect a random urine specimen
Specimen ProcessingAliquot 10 mL of a random urine specimen
Store and TransportRefrigerated
StabilityRoom Temp 1 day  Refrigerated 2 weeks  Frozen (-20 °C) 1 month  
Alternate SpecimensSpecimen can be frozen, however, do not allow to thaw and refreeze.
LimitationsAvoid freeze/thaw cycles. Optimal urine sample should be free of contaminants including red blood cell contamination.
CPT Codes84156, 82570
Interface Order Code84999.Z133
Billing CodePRO-RU
Test ScheduleMon-Sat
Turnaround Time1-2 days
MethodColorimetric (IDMS Traceable), Turbidimetric, Calculation
Reference Ranges
TitleGenderRangesUnits
Creatinine, UrineMale39-259mg/dL
Female28-217
Protein, Urine2-21mg/dL
Protein/Creatinine Ratio< 0.2Ratio

Interface Codes
typeorder codetest descriptionresult coderesult descriptionunitsdecimal placesloinc code
o84999.Z133Protein/Creat Ratio, Urine
r84999.Z133Protein/Creat Ratio, Urine82570.Z14Creatinine, Urine, mg/dLmg/dL02161-8
r84999.Z133Protein/Creat Ratio, Urine84155.Z10Proteinmg/dL02888-6
r84999.Z133Protein/Creat Ratio, Urine84999.Z170Protein/Creatinine RatioRatio12890-2

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