Specimen Requirements

Title

AMINO ACIDS,URINE,QUANTITATIVE

Specimen Requirement

First morning urine preferred.

Collect random urine. Send 8.0Ml urine (3.0mL minimum) frozen in a screw-capped plastic urine container.  CRITICAL FROZEN–Contact lab for dry ice for shipment.

Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Methodology

Stability

Refrigerated if received in lab within 24 hours; Frozen 1 month

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

7-10 days Performed Mon-Fri

Clinical Use

Test Code

UAAQW