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EPIC CODE: LAB426 Phosphorus, Urine Random

ADDITIONAL TEST CODE

Sunquest: UPHOS

REGIONAL HOSPITAL PERFORMING

UPH Methodist Hospital

Collect

Collect a random urine in a clean container with a secure lid

Storage/Transport Temperature

10 ml aliquot refrigerated

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient (room temperature):8 hours, Refrigerated: 2 days, Frozen 6 months

Unacceptable Conditions

Urine containing fecal matter or blood

Remarks

Upon receipt acidity the sample with 6m HCI

Days Performed

Daily

Methodology

Spectrophotometric