Test Overview
Test Methodology

Rous Method (Prussian blue reaction)

Test Usage

Detection of hemosiderinuria secondary to hemolysis, as in incompatible blood transfusions, severe acute hemolytic anemia, or hemochromatosis.

Reference Range *

Negative

Test Details
Days Set Up
Daily
Analytic Time

1 day

Soft Order Code
UHSD1
MiChart Code
Hemosiderin Urine (Sendout)
Synonyms
  • Prussian Blue, Urine
  • Iron Stain, Urine
  • UHSD
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo UHSD1
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect random urine specimen and refrigerate.

Normal Volume
13 mL urine
Minimum Volume
12 mL urine
Storage Temperature
Refrigerate (preferred) or Freeze.
Additional Information

Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories.

Billing
CPT Code
83070
Fee Code
22909
LOINC
Z61-2
NY State Approved
No