Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name OSMOLALITY URINE
Components
Synonyms Osmo, Urine
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Urine collection container or tube
Specimen Type Urine
Preferred Collection Volume 10 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 2 mL; Neonates 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Urine containing preservative.
Methodology Freezing point depression
Reference Range 300-1200 mOsm/kg
CPT Code(s)
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-5227
Turn Around TimeSTAT one hour; Routine less than four hours.
Performed Sunday- Saturday
Performed by Chemistry
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Notes
Updated/Reviewed 09/25/2017


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