Specimen Type: Stone
Container: Sterile Container
Infrared spectrum analysis;Gravimetric
Monday - Saturday
Dry stone in sterile screw cap container. Stones originating from sources not related to the kidney should be air-dried, then placed in a plastic tube or a urine collection cup. Do not use tape. Minute specimens may be placed in a gelatin capsule. Ship ambient.
Stone Analysis is used in determining the etiology of stones. The results are often useful in determining the cause and treatment.