Creatinine, Quantitative, Urine (View in report form.)
CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:
RU/CREAT (random urine); U/CREAT (24-hour urine)
Urine Creatinine Random; Urine Creatine Timed
Random = 82570, Timed = 82570, 81050
TEST INFORMATION: Results are reported as mg of creatinine per total volume of urine submitted. Normal range is based on 24-hour collection.
DAYS PERFORMED: Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
Stat: 1 hour (random urine only); Timed urine: 8 hours
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: For timed urine collection, instruct the patient to void at the beginning of the collection period and discard the specimen. Then collect all urine including the final specimen voided at the end of the collection period. Containers must be labeled with patient`s full name, room number, date and time collection started, and date and time collection finished.
Sterile 80 ml specimen container, Timed 24 hour urine container (Bottle #1) with no preservative
Random urine or 24-hour urine
Random urine: 1 mL; Timed urine: Submit entire urine collection to the laboratory.
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Refrigerate during collection.
Random Urine: None established
Timed Urine: Male: 1,000 – 2,000 MG/TV
Female: 800 – 1800 MG/TV
TEST SYNONYM(S): Total Creatinine, Urine; Urine Creatinine Click here to go back to the alphabetic listing.