Test Catalog

Test

Code
C605
Name
BICARBONATE (HCO3), URINE
Description

Alternative Names: Bicarbonate (HCO(SUB:3), UCO2, C605, Urine Bicarbonate (HCO(SUB:3)
Includes: Urine Bicarbonate (HCO3)
Sample Type: Random Urine in sealed container
Preferred Container: Referral Urine Transport Tube
Sample Volume: 8.0 mL
Minimum Volume: 0.3 mL
Handling Instructions: Immediately upon collection, mix and transfer 8 mL urine to Referral Urine Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL) Do not expose to air. Urine in sealed container. Clearly label sample as urine
Transport Temperature: Critical Frozen
Specimen Stability: Frozen: 1 month (Unstable if thawed and refrozen)
Testing Frequency: Sunday- Saturday
Expected Turn Around Time: 2-3 Days
Testing Facility: ARUP
CPT Codes: 82374
Note: CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.