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Uric Acid, Serum

Mnemonic:    [Uric Acid]
Name:    Uric Acid, Serum
Specimen:    1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube, or plasma from a Green PST.
Spec Stability:    Stable 5 days refrigerated.
Reference Range:    Male: 3.5 - 7.5 mg/dL
 Female: 2.5 - 6.2 mg/dL
  Method:    Uricase; Colorimetric @ 670