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Cyclic AMP, Urinary Excretion

Referred out for testing

Source Blood, Urine
Mnemonic UCAMP
Specimen Requirements

1 x 3.5 mL gold top SST tube
1 mL serum

AND 14 mL aliquot of random urine.

Minimum: 0.5 mL serum and 5.5 mL urine

Blood and urine must be collected at the same time.

Specimen Handling PSC & RRL: 
Centrifuge and pour off SST tube. Transport serum and urine on ice to DSC. Send specimen in a separate bag with a photocopy of the requisition.

Extra-regional:
Centrifuge and pour off SST tube. Freeze serum and urine prior to transport to DSC. Send specimen in a separate bag with a photocopy of the requisition.

DSC:
Freeze specimens upon receipt in lab; ensure frozen specimens do not thaw.
Additional Information  
Testing Location Mayo Clinic
Testing Frequency  
Alternate Name(s)

AMP; C AMP; Cyclic AMP Excretion; Urinary Cyclic AMP

Reference Interval