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ILH Laboratory specimen collection and test information
24 hour urine
Metanephrines urine
25 mL.
Alternative name(s) Metanephrines Fractionated Quantitative 24-Hour Urine

Lab section Send Outs    
When performed 0630h-1430h Monday-Friday    
When reported
0630h-1430h Monday-Friday    
   
LIS code:
JMETUB
EPIC Code:
METANEPHRINES, TOTAL, 24 HOUR URINE
Patient specimen collection instructions
   
Important notes: Collect in 24 hour urine container with with no preservative or 6N HCL. CAUTION: Strong acid. May cause skin burns. Refrigerate during collection. Record total volume.


Rejection criteria: Requires consult. Submit consult form with specimen.
Transportation notes:
Transportation devices:
Specimen preparation: Refrigerate.

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Last revised 10/20/2014