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Protein, Urine 24 Hour (ARUP)

Mnemonic:    [U24 P ARUP]
Name:    Protein, Urine 24 Hour (ARUP)
Specimen:    4 mL aliquot from a 24 hour urine collection. Refrigerate during collection.
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable 3 days refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0020479
Note:    This test includes a creatinine and protein/creatinine ratio. This test may be perfomed on either random or 24 hour collections as specified by the ordering provider.

For 24 hour collections, record total volume and collection time interval on the transport tube as well as verifying the information in the LIS.