Amylase
Label Mnemonic: UAMY
Epic Lab Code: LAB559
Downtime Form: A-1a General Laboratory Requisition
Chemistry
6240 RCP
356-3527
Specimen(s):
Urine, Quantitation
Collection Medium:
Urine - 24 hour/timed plastic urine container
Alternate Collection Media:
Call laboratory for additional acceptable specimen collection containers.
Minimum:
24 hr collection; no preservative. Do not collect in acid.
Testing Schedule:
24 hrs/day, 7 days a week, including holidays.
Turn Around Time:
3 hours (upon receipt in laboratory)
Reference Range:
Up to 350 U/24 hr.
Comments:
Collections other than 24 hr will not be calculated for U/24 hr.
Methodology:
Colorimetric
CPT Code:
82150
 
See Additional Information:
Urine Tests Requiring no Preservatives