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Test ID NBLD0369 HEMOSIDERIN, URINE

Specimen Type/Requirements

Collect a random urine specimen in a clean, dry, screw-top container; or 8 mL conical yellow-top tube no preservatives; or 8 mL conical red/yellow jungle-top tube with chlorhexidine preservative.

Minimum Volume

Minimum Volume: 3.0 mL urine.

Transport Temperature

Transport at room temperature. If delay in transport (>8 hours), transfer to a tube with chlorhexidine preservative.

Performed Test Frequency

Daily as received

Methodology

Potassium Ferrocyanide Reaction

CPT

83070

Performing Lab

Sanford Fargo