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Container/Tube: Plastic, 60-mL urine bottle
Specimen Volume: 20 mL
1. Collect a random urine specimen.
2. No preservative.
1. For situations where chain of custody is required, a Chain-of-Custody Kit (Supply T282) is available. For chain-of-custody information, see OPATX / Opiates Confirmation, Chain of Custody, Urine.
2. If urine creatinine is required or adulteration of the sample is suspected, the following test should be requested, ADULT / Adulterants Survey, Urine. For additional information, refer to ADULT / Adulterants Survey, Urine.
3. Submitting <20 mL will compromise our ability to perform all necessary testing.
Forms: If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a General Test Request Form (T239) with the specimen (http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/it-mmfiles/general-request-form.pdf).
|Urine||Refrigerated (preferred)||14 days|