Days Set Up
Weekly
Analytic Time

8 hours

MiChart Code
Copper, 24 HR Urine
Soft Order Code
COPPU

Test Updated:

Synonyms

COPPER, URINE 24 HOUR
Wilson's Disease
Cu
Cu, Urine
COPPU
COPPER, URINE 24 HR

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Atomic Absorption (Graphite Furnace)

Test Usage

Evaluate disorders of copper metabolism, such as Wilson's Disease.

Reference Range

<55 mcg/24 hr

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Offsite Collection Instructions

Collect 24 hour urine in a clean, plastic container with no metal cap or glued insert and no preservative. Aliquot urine into a clean, plastic container with no metal cap or glued insert and refrigerate within 4 hours of completion of collection. Record 24 hour urine volume and collection dates/times on the request form.

Normal Volume
10 mL aliquot of 24 hour urine collection
Minimum Volume
 

Billing Information

CPT Code
82525
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
5633-3

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As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.