Days Set Up
Daily, 24 hours
Analytic Time

Routine: 4 - 8 hours, STAT: 1 hour

MiChart Code
Macroscopic Urinalysis
Soft Order Code
UMAC

Test Updated:

Synonyms

Ketones, Semiquantitative, Urine
URINE MACROSCOPIC
UPH
SPECIFIC GRAVITY
Protein, Urine
PROTEIN
pH, Urine
PH OF URINE
Nitrite, Urine
Leukocyte Esterase, Urine
LEUKOCYTE ESTERASE
LEUK EST
Ketones, Urine
KETONES
COLOR OF URINE
APPEARANCE
APPEAR
Ammonium Biurate
Occult Blood, Semiquantitative, Urine
Glucose, Semiquantitative, Urine
UCOLOR
SP GR
NITRITE
GLUCOSE
BILIRUBIN
BLOOD
Blood, Urine
UROBILIN
Urobilin, Urine
UMAC

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Macroscopic:Arkray Uriflet S 9HA Strip (automated) or Chemstrip 10 ( manual).

Test Usage

Screening test for abnormalities of urine or renal function.

Reference Range

Urinalysis Reference Ranges are available online at http://www.pathology.med.umich.edu/handbook/Tables/UA.pdf.

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

Specimen Requirements

Collection Instructions

Collect random clean catch midstream urine specimen and send in sterile plastic urine container or transfer to Light Yellow top UA tube AND Vacutainer® Urine C&S Transport kit. Refrigerate and send specimens within 24 hours of collection. Specimens may be stored at room temperature if received within 2 hours of collection.

Non-Additive Urine Transport Tube
Normal Volume
15 mL urine
Minimum Volume
0.5 mL urine

Billing Information

CPT Code
81003
Pro Fee Code
 
Insurance Auth Info
 
LOINC
 

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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.