CREATININE, URINE

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Test Code
1078
Test Description
Measures the amount of creatinine in urine.
Abbreviation
URCRE
Minimum Volume
1mL
Transport Container
Sterile cup
Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Collection Instructions
Collect in clean, sterile container.
Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 6 days
Rejection Criteria
Incorrect specimen container; container not properly closed; leaking.
CPT
82570