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Creatine, urine

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code CRTU
Test group Creatine
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Container type 24 hour urine collection container

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Amount to Collect Entire 24 hour urine output
Sample type 24 hour urine collection
Preferred volume 5 mL urine
Processing notes Aliquot and freeze at -20C. Record total volume on request.
Units g/24 hours
Normal range
Males < 0.15 g/24 hours
Females < 0.25 g/24 hours
Stability Stable 4 hours at room temperature.
Turn around times Test performed Monday-F. Turnaround time: 2 days.
Additional information Measured as creatinine includes creatinine level
LOINC code 2150-1
Last Updated 3/24/2013 7:48:12 PM
Entry Number 263
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