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Container/Tube: Amber, 60-mL urine bottle (Supply T596)
Specimen Volume: 20-50 mL
1. Patient should abstain from alcohol for 24 hours prior to collection.
2. Collect a random urine specimen.
3. Protect specimen from light.
Additional Information: Include a list of medications the patient is currently taking.
Forms: If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send 1 of the following forms with the specimen:
Biochemical Genetics Request Form (Supply T439)
Neurology Test Request Form (T732) (http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/it-mmfiles/neurology-request-form.pdf)
Specimen not protected from light, pH <5.0