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Test Code EURIC URIC ACID, ELITEK

Important Note

Collect blood in prechilled green top tube, label tube first. Sample must be maintained in an ice bath on route to the lab.

Additional Codes

Primary ID

Epic Code

Mayo Access ID

EURIC

LAB2061 N/A

Specimen Information

Container

Specimen

Temperature

Collect Vol

Submit Vol

Minimum Vol

Stability
Green Top (lithium heparin) Plasma *Ice 2.5 mL 1 mL 0.3 mL 4 hours

Collect blood in prechilled green top tube, label tube first. Sample must be maintained in an ice bath on route to the lab.

Test Schedule / Analytical Time / Test Priority

Daily / 24 Hours / Available STAT

Method

Colorimetric

CPT(s)

Description CPT Code
Uric Acid Elitek 84550

 

Instrumentation

Ortho Vitros 5600

Reference Range

ge Sex Physiological Status Low High Units
0 - 15 days Male   2.8 12.6 mg/dL
15 days - 1 year Male   1.7 6.3 mg/dL
1 - 12 years Male   1.9 4.9 mg/dL
12 - 19 years Male   2.7 7.6 mg/dL
≥19 years Male   3.9 9.0 mg/dL
0 - 15 days Female   2.8 12.6 mg/dL
15 days - 1 year Female   1.7 6.3 mg/dL
1 - 12 years Female   1.9 4.9 mg/dL
12 - 19 years Female   2.6 5.9 mg/dL
≥19 years Female   2.2 7.7 mg/dL

Section

Chemistry-1

Performing Location

University of Vermont Medical Center

Is the UVMMC lab NY State Certified to perform this testing?  Yes/No

Yes

LOINC Code Information

Result Code Reporting Name LOINC Code
EURIC Elitek, Uric Acid 3084-1