4354 Urinalysis, with Microscopic - Reflex to Culture

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Random Urine 48 Hours 2 - 8° C See Report

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Random Urine
Container: Sterile Container
Temperature: Refrigerated

Method

Chemical Dipstick, Microscopy, Culture if indicated

Schedule

Mon-Sat

Turn-Around Time

24hrs; Also offered STAT at an additional charge

Instructions/Notes

20ml random urine in sterile urine container

Clinical Utility

To screen for metabolic and kidney disorders and urinary tract infections; to determine which specific bacteria are present, and to isolate and grow the bacteria for subsequent antibiotic susceptibility testing.

CPT Codes

81001

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