|Mnemonic: ||[U AA Qnt]|
|Name: ||Amino Acids Quantitative, Urine|
|Specimen: ||8 mL urine--well-mixed, first morning void. Clinical information is needed for appropriate interpretation. Additional required information includes age, gender, diet (eg, TPN therapy), drug therapy, and family history. |
Biochemical Genetics Patient History Form is available on the ARUP Website or by contacting ARUP Client Services. Process sample and FREEZE ASAP.
|Minimum Spec: ||3mL|
|Transport Temp: ||FREEZE|
|Spec Stability: ||Stable 1 day refrigerated.|
|Ref Lab/Code: ||ARUP 2009419|
| Method: ||Quant Chromatography/TMS|
|Note: ||First morning urine is preferred. Avoid dilute urine if possible.|
|Processing Info: ||As soon as possible after receiving urine, mix the collection well and freeze an 8 mL aliquot.|
Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.