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|Methodology:||Hansel stain with microscopic exam of concentrated urine specimen prep|
Collect: Random Urine in a Sterile Container OR or BD urine transport tube (red/yellow) - 2-10 ml;
Stability: Refrigerate urine container for up to 48 hours. Refrigerate BD urine transport tube (red/yellow) for up to 72 hours.
Causes for Rejection: Urine container (no additive) not refrigerated; urine container (no additive) refrigerated longer than 48 hours; BD tubes older than 72 hours
Note: This test is approved for NY .
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