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Patient Preparation: Refrigerate during collection - 4 ml.
Collect: 24-hour urine with no additive. Also acceptable: Random urine.
Specimen Preparation: Transfer 24 hr. urine ( Record total volume and collection time) r or random urine to a Sterile Urine Container.
Record total volume and collection time interval on transport tube and test request form for 24hr. urine.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable Conditions: Specimens collected in acid (such as those previously preserved with HCl).
Stability: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month
|Test Panel Components||Protein, Total, Urine; Creatinine, Urine ; Total Protein/Creatinine Ratio, Urine|