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Test Production Schedule

 
UA, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURINALYSIS; UA
DAYS PERFORMED Daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
UUN, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Urea Nitrogen Random; Urine Urea Nitrogen Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME

8 hours

 
UUN Clearance, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT UREA CLEARANCE; U/UREA CLR
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME24-48 hours
 
Ultrastructural Study, Surgical Pathology
DAYS PERFORMED7-10 days
TURNAROUND TIME

1 week

 
Unbound T3, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONFREE T3
TURNAROUND TIME

8 hours

 
Unbound T4, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONFREE THYROXINE; THYROXINE (FREE), T4; FREE T4
DAYS PERFORMED Daily
TURNAROUND TIME

8 hours

 
Unconjugated Estriol, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONESTRIOL
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Uniparental Detection of Prader-Willi/Angelman Syndrome DNA Analysis, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTIONPRADER WILLI/ANGLEMAN DIR DNA; PWS-AS
DAYS PERFORMEDMon-Fri, 0800-1500
TURNAROUND TIME3 weeks
 
Unstable Hemoglobin Tests, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONHEMOGLOBIN HEAT DENATURATION; HEMOGLOBIN ISOPROPANOL PRECIPITATION
DAYS PERFORMEDAs scheduled with the laboratory
TURNAROUND TIME24 hours
 
Urea Clearance, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT UREA CLEARANCE; U/UREA CLR
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME24-48 hours
 
Urea Nitrogen Clearance, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT UREA CLEARANCE; U/UREA CLR
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME24-48 hours
 
Urea Nitrogen, Blood, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONUREA NITROGEN BLOOD; BUN
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Urea Nitrogen, Fluid, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION FLUID UREA NITROGEN
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME1 hour
 
Urea Nitrogen, Quantitative, Urine, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Urea Nitrogen Random; Urine Urea Nitrogen Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME

8 hours

 
Urea Nitrogen, Serum, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONUREA NITROGEN BLOOD; BUN
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Urea Solubility, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

F13 ACTIVITY

TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Ureaplasma urealyticum Culture, Genital, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTION

MICRO REF

DAYS PERFORMED

Monday-Friday

TURNAROUND TIME10 days
 
Uric Acid Crystals, Blood Center
POE DESCRIPTIONCRYSTAL ANALYSIS SYNOVIAL FL; FL CRYSTAL ANALYSIS SYNOVIAL; SYNOVIAL CRYSTAL ANALYSIS
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 0800-2300
TURNAROUND TIME8 hours
 
Uric Acid, Quantitative, Fluid, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION FLUID URIC ACID
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME1 hour
 
Uric Acid, Quantitative, Urine, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURR URIC; RU/URIC

URT URIC; U/URIC

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIMETimed urine: 24-48 hours
 
Uric Acid, Serum, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURIC ACID
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Urinalysis, Admission, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURINALYSIS; UA
DAYS PERFORMED Daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Urinalysis, Routine, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURINALYSIS; UA
DAYS PERFORMED Daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Urinalysis, Standard Exam, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURINALYSIS; UA
DAYS PERFORMED Daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Urinary Free Cortisol, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT CORTISOL; U/CORTISOL
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Urine 17-Ketosteroids, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT 17 KETOSTEROIDS TOTAL; U/17KS
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine 17-OH Corticosteroids, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT 17- HYDROXY CORTICOSTEROIDS; U/17-CS
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine 5-HIAA, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT HYDROXYINDOLEACETIC ACID; URT 5HIAA
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Urine Albumin, Microalb, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Microalbumin Random; Urine Microalbumin Timed

DAYS PERFORMED

Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours

TURNAROUND TIME

8 hours

 
Urine Aldosterone, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT ALDOSTERONE; U/ALDO
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Amino Acids, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
DAYS PERFORMEDMon-Fri
TURNAROUND TIME5 days
 
Urine Amylase, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Amylase Random; Urine Amylase Timed

DAYS PERFORMED

Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours

TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Urine Amylase/Creatinine Ratio, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT AMYLASE CREATINE RATIO; U/AM/CR/RA
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily on first shift
TURNAROUND TIME24-48 hours
 
Urine Arsenic, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT AS; U/AS
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine B2 Microglobulin, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine B2 Microglobulin Random

TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Urine Calcium, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Calcium Random; Urine Calcium Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Urine Carbon Dioxide, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine CO2 Random

DAYS PERFORMED Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Urine Catecholamines, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION U/CATECH
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Chloride, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Chloride Random; Urine Chloride Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME

Stat: 1 hour (random urine only); routine 8 hours

 
Urine Citrate, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT CITRATE; U/CIT
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Cl, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Chloride Random; Urine Chloride Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME

Stat: 1 hour (random urine only); routine 8 hours

 
Urine Copper, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT CU; U/CU
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Cortisol, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT CORTISOL; U/CORTISOL
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Urine Creatinine, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Creatinine Random; Urine Creatine Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Stat: 1 hour (random urine only); Timed urine: 8 hours
 
Urine Culture, Fungus, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONCU FUNGUS W SMEAR (NON-SKIN); C FUNGUSSM (NON-SKIN)
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMESmear results: same day if the specimen is received in the laboratory no later than 1400. Preliminary culture reports are available after 1 week or when a fungal isolate is detected. Culture reports will be finalized after 4 weeks.
 
Urine Culture, Routine, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONCU URINE (NON-INVASIVE); URINE C&S (NON-INVASIVE); C URINE (NON-INVASIVE)
DAYS PERFORMED

Daily, 24 hours

TURNAROUND TIME

Gram stain: 2 hours after receipt of the specimen in the laboratory. Preliminary culture reports are available after 24 hours. Cultures with no growth will be issued after 24 hours. Completion of culture reports may take 48-72 hours after receipt of the specimen when more than one isolate is found.

 
Urine Culture, Routine, Clean Catch, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONCU URINE (NON-INVASIVE); URINE C&S (NON-INVASIVE); C URINE (NON-INVASIVE)
DAYS PERFORMED

Daily, 24 hours

TURNAROUND TIME

Gram stain: 2 hours after receipt of the specimen in the laboratory. Preliminary culture reports are available after 24 hours. Cultures with no growth will be issued after 24 hours. Completion of culture reports may take 48-72 hours after receipt of the specimen when more than one isolate is found.

 
Urine Cystine, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION URT CYST, U/CYST
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Delta ALA, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT DALA; U/DALA
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Drug Screen, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURINE DRUG SCREEN; U/DS
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Routine: 4 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Urine Electrolytes, Core Laboratory
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 24-48 hours; stat: 1 hour (random urine only)
 
Urine Eosinophils, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURR EOSINOPHILS; U/EOS
DAYS PERFORMED

Daily

TURNAROUND TIME

1 day

 
Urine Glucose, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Glucose Random; Urine Glucose Timed

DAYS PERFORMED Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Urine Heavy Metals, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURR HEAVY METALS; U/HM
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Hemosiderin, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT HEMOSIDERIN; U/HEMOSID
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 days

 
Urine Histamine, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT HISTAMINE; URT HISTAMIN; U/HISTAMIN
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Homocystine, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTIONURT HOMOCYSTINE; U/HOMOCYS
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Urine Homocystine/Cystine, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTIONURT HOMOCYSTINE; U/HOMOCYS
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Urine Homovanillic Acid, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT HVA; U/HVA
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine K, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Potassium Random; Urine Potassium Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Stat: 1 hour (random urine only); Routine: 8 hours
 
Urine Magnesium, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Magnesium Random; Urine Magnesium Timed

DAYS PERFORMED Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Urine Mercury, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT HG; U/MERCURY/24 HOUR; U/HG
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Metanephrines, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION U/MET
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Methylmalonic Acid, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTION METHYLMALONIC ACID, URINE
TURNAROUND TIME1 week
 
Urine Microalbumin, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Microalbumin Random; Urine Microalbumin Timed

DAYS PERFORMED

Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours

TURNAROUND TIME

8 hours

 
Urine Mucopolysaccharides, Screen, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTIONURT MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDE SCREEN; U/MPS
TURNAROUND TIME

2 weeks

 
Urine Myoglobin, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURR MYOGLOBIN; RU/MYO
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine N-telopeptide, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

N-TELOPEPTIDE; OSTEOMARK

(includes random urine creatinine also)

TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Na, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Sodium Random; Urine Sodium Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Stat: 1 hour (random urine only); Routine: 8 hours
 
Urine Organic Acid, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTIONUR ORGANIC ACID
DAYS PERFORMEDMon-Fri
TURNAROUND TIMEVariable
 
Urine Orotic Acid, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTIONUR OROTIC ACID; U/OROTIC
DAYS PERFORMEDArrange with laboratory in advance, referred to reference lab.
TURNAROUND TIME3 weeks
 
Urine Osmolality, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Osmolality Random

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Urine Oxalate, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT OXALATE; U/OXAL
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Urine PO4, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Phosphorus Random; Urine Phosphorus Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Urine Phosphorus, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Phosphorus Random; Urine Phosphorus Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Urine Porphobilinogen, Quantitative, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

URINE PORPHOBILINOGEN

TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Porphyrins, Quantitative, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT PORPH; U/PORPH
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days 
 
Urine Potassium, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Potassium Random; Urine Potassium Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Stat: 1 hour (random urine only); Routine: 8 hours
 
Urine Pregnancy, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURR PREGNANCY TEST; U/PREG
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME4 hours
 
Urine Protein, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Protein Random; Urine Protein Timed

DAYS PERFORMED Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Stat: 1 hour (random urine only) Routine: 8 hours
 
Urine Protein Electrophoresis, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURINE PROTEIN ELECTROPHORESIS
DAYS PERFORMED Monday-Friday, first shift
TURNAROUND TIME 2-6 days
 
Urine Sodium, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Sodium Random; Urine Sodium Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Stat: 1 hour (random urine only); Routine: 8 hours
 
Urine Urea Nitrogen, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Urea Nitrogen Random; Urine Urea Nitrogen Timed

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME

8 hours

 
Urine Uric Acid, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURR URIC; RU/URIC

URT URIC; U/URIC

DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIMETimed urine: 24-48 hours
 
Urine VMA, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONURT VANILLYMANDEIC ACID; URT VMA; U/VMA
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Urine Xylose Tolerance, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Xylose Tolerance - 5 HR

TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Urine carnitine, random, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
TURNAROUND TIME

7-10 days

 
Urine, Suprapubic, Anaerobic Culture, Microbiology
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME

Cultures are examined every 48 hours. Preliminary culture reports are available after 48 hours. Culture reports of no growth will be issued after 5 days. Completion of culture reports may take 7-10 days after receipt of the specimen, depending upon the nature of the microorganisms isolated.

 
urine normetanephrines, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION U/MET
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days


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