Histamine, Urine

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: U/HISTAMIN
POE DESCRIPTION: URT HISTAMINE; URT HISTAMIN; U/HISTAMIN
CPT CODE:

83088-90

TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Patient should refrain from taking allergy causing drugs, antihistamines, oral corticosteroids and substances which block H2 receptors at least 24 hours prior to collection.

CONTAINER TYPE:

24-hour urine bottle Chemistry bottle #4 (containing 10 mL 6N HCl)

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 24-hour urine
MINIMUM VOLUME: Submit entire collection to the laboratory
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS:

Keep refrigerated during collection.  Protect from light.

REFERENCE RANGE:

 

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TEST SYNONYM(S):Urine Histamine