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Potassium, random urine

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? Yes
Test code KU
Test group Potassium
Performed by Parnassus & Mission Bay Chemistry
In House Availability Test available 24 hours per day 7 days per week
Method Ion selective electrode (ISE)
Container type Urine cup
Amount to Collect 20 mL urine
Sample type Random urine
Preferred volume 1 mL urine
Min. Volume 0.2 mL urine
Units mmol/L
Normal range Varies with diet, typically > 20 mmol/d
Synonyms K; K+; Urine electrolytes
Stability Refrigerated 2 days
Turn around times 4-18 hours
CPT coding 84133
LOINC code 2828-2
Last Updated 6/22/2016 12:48:19
Entry Number 1268
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