SPECIFIC GRAVITY, URINE

Synonyms:
Computer Code: USG
Specimen Collection: 10 mL fresh random urine.
Minimum Volume: 5 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate immediately. Transport within 8 hours of collection. Time of collection required on specimen and requisition.
Reference Values: 1.002-1.029
Lab Code: HEM
Requisition: URINE
Test Frequency: Daily
Routine TAT: 4 hrs
Stat TAT: 60 min
CPT Code(s): 81003
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII