|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.