Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Calcium,Urine

Test Name: Calcium,Urine
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: Random Urine
Collection Information: Minimum volume required for testing is 5 mL.

Collect random urine in a sterile container.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Monday - Friday
0800 - 1600 h
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
4 hours
Stat
 
 
Reference Range:  
Effective Date: 2008-11-16
Revised Date: 2011-04-18
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: Useful in the diagnosis of pathophysiological states causing increased or suppressed excretion of calcium (such as hyperparathyroidism).
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Endpoint colorimetric assay
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
CAU
 
Referred To:  

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