|Values are valid only on day of printing.|
Collection Container/Tube: Plastic urine container
Submission Container/Tube: Plastic, 6-mL tube (Supply T465)
Specimen Volume: 5 mL
1. Collect a 2-hour urine specimen.
2. Add 2 mL of 6N HCl as preservative at start of collection.
3. Instructions for 2-hour urine collection are as follows:
a. No food or drink after 6 p.m. the evening before the test (except as indicated by physician).
b. On the day of the test, do not void after 8 a.m.
c. At precisely 10 a.m., void (empty bladder). Discard urine.
d. Drink 2 glasses of water (1 at 10 a.m. and 1 at 11 a.m.). This must be deionized or distilled water.
e. Void (empty bladder) precisely at 12 noon.
f. Save all of urine voided at 12 noon in container provided.
Additional Information: 2-Hour volume is required.
|Urine||Frozen (preferred)||7 days|