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Test Code RCL Urine Chloride, Random

Important Note

If ordering timed collection use order code URCL

Specimen Type

Urine, random

Container/Tube

Sterile Urine Container

Offsite Collection Instructions

1. Collect without additives or preservatives.
2. Random urine collections only.
3. Transport refrigerated (2-8° C).

Turnaround Time

4 hours

Test Includes

Quantitative determination of chloride in urine

Preferred Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.2 mL

Reject Due To

N/A

DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

24 hours, 7 days a week including holidays.

STAT DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

N/A

STAT Turnaround Time

N/A

Method Name

Ion Specific Electrode (ISE)

Synonyms

N/A

Test Limitations

N/A

Test Usage

Useful in the assessment of fluid balance.

UCMC Collection Instructions

1. Collect without additives or preservatives.
2. Random urine collections only.
3. Transport refrigerated (2-8° C).

Reference Values

Reference ranges for random urine specimens have not been
established; subject to ordering physician interpretation only.

Additional Information

N/A

Stability: Room Temp

7 days

Stability: Refrigerated

7 days

Stability: Frozen

stable