Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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GLUCOSE, 24 HOUR URINE

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB2370         Geisinger Epic ID: 19444

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
24-hour urine.
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
5 mL aliquot of urine; minimum 1 mL.
Special notes:
Urine containing preservatives is not acceptable. Mix well. Estimate total collection volume from 24-hour urine container. Remove required aliquot. Record total volume on both aliquot tube and request slip (if applicable).

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated.
Specimen stability:
Sample should be processed as soon as possible.
Rejection criteria:
Urine containing preservatives is not acceptable. Non-24-hour urine collection is not acceptable.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Urine glucose: Not specified.
CPT code(s):
82945
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Glucose 24-hour urine, 24-hour total volume.
Methodology:
Spectrophotometric (Colorimetric)
Synonyms:
GLU24
Doctoral Director(s:)
Hoi-Ying Elsie Yu, PhD, DABCC
Sheng-Ying (Margaret) Lo, PhD, DABCC    
Review Date: 12/24/2020

Performing Locations

Geisinger Medical Center

Performing laboratory: Automated Chemistry
Technical Lead: Mariana Moyer, Jared Shepherd
Frequency: Daily, Monday - Sunday
Performed stat? No
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