Days Set Up
Daily
Analytic Time

1 day

MiChart Code
Hemosiderin Urine (Sendout)
Soft Order Code
UHSD

Test Updated:

Synonyms

Prussian Blue, Urine
Iron Stain, Urine
UHSD

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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

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

Specimen Requirements

Collection Offsite

Collect random urine specimen and refrigerate.

100ml Plastic Specimen Container
Normal Volume
13 mL urine
Minimum Volume
12 mL urine

Billing Information

CPT Code
83070
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
Z61-2

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Quality that sets us apart

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.