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Urinalysis

Source Urine
Mnemonic
Specimen Requirements Midstream urine collection (MSU)
Minimum 8 mL required.
Specimen Handling If specimen will not be received in lab within 4 hours of collection, refrigerate until transported.
Additional Information

Microscopic reported only if macroscopic analysis shows presence of protein, nitrite, leukocytes or blood, if specimen is cloudy or abnormal color.

Exception: microscopic reported on all pediatric (<16 years old) specimens.

The Urine Myoglobin test has been discontinued; order Urinalysis (U).

Testing Location Chemistry-ACH, FMC, PLC, RGH, SHC, ACHC, CCHC, SCHC, SMCHC & Hematology-DSC
Rural: CRL
Testing Frequency Daily
Alternate Name(s)
Reference Interval Macroscopic

Specific gravity

1.005 - 1.030

pH

5.0-8.5

Leukocytes

Neg

Nitrite

Neg

Protein

Neg

Glucose

Neg

Ketones

Neg

Blood

Neg


Microscopic

WBC
0 - 15 years
16 - 150 years


0-2/hpf
0-5/hpf

RBC
0 - 15 years
16 - 150 years


0-2/hpf
0-5/hpf

Granular casts

Neg

WBC casts

Neg

RBC casts

Neg

Waxy casts

Neg


Other

Urobilinogen

Neg