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citrate, urine
Synonyms: Citric Acid; Citrate Excretion; Citrate 24 hr urine 
Computer Code: (RUCT)
Specimen Collection: 24 hour urine collection (HCL bottle preferred). Plain bottle acceptable.
Refrigerate during collection. 
Minimum Volume: 2.5 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Record total volume and collection period (hours) on requisition. Send 25 mL aliquot. pH <3. Refrigerate. (If collected in plain bottle, acidify within 24 hours of collection end time and freeze.) 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 6 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 82507 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 03/29/2015
Time: 18:30:10 (24hr)