Hemosiderin Stain, Urine

Last Modified: 7/29/2020 11:46:01 AM

Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes:  
Patient Preparation:  
Specimen Requirements: 30 mL Random Urine in a Sterile Container
Collection Instructions: First morning sample is preferred
Minimum Volume: 20.0 mL Urine
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability:

7 days refrigerated
Transport with cold packs

Rejection Criteria: Frozen
Reference Range: None detected
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments:  
Methodology: Microscopy
Clinical Significance:

Hemosiderin may be seen in anemias caused by red cell destruction.

Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 3 to 4 days
Days Performed: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly
PHL Test Code: MSOT
EPIC Test Code:
Send Out Test Code: 518
Included Tests:  
CPT Coding: 83070

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