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Total Protein, Urine, random

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Test Description
Total Protein, Urine, random
Test ID
UTP
General Information
Protein measurements in urine are used in the diagnosis and treatment of disease conditions such as renal or heart diseases, or thyroid disorders, which are characterized by proteinuria or albuminuria.
Specimen Type
Urine
Specimen Requirements
Urine Cup
Specimen Collection / Processing Instructions
Urine Cup - Refrigerate specimen during collection.
Stability
1 day at 20‑25 °C
7 days at 4‑8 °C
1
 month at ‑20 °C
Methodology
Turbidimetric
Estimated TAT
0-2 days
Testing Schedule
Monday-Saturday
CPT Code(s)
84156
Performing Lab
Incyte Diagnostics
LOINC Code(s)
2888-6