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vanilmandelic acid, 24 hour urine
Synonyms: VMA, 24 Hour Urine 
Computer Code: (VMA)
Specimen Collection: Collect in HCL bottle. Refrigerate during collection. 
Minimum Volume: 25 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate. Send minimum 25 mL aliquot. Record total volume and collection period (hours) on requisition. 
Reference Values: 1-6 months: Up to 1.0 mg/24 hr 0.5-1 year: Up to 1.5 mg/24 hr 1-5 years: Up to 2.5 mg/24 hr 5-10 years: Up to 3.0 mg/24 hr 10-15 years: Up to 6.0 mg/24 hr Adult: 0.7-8.0 mg/24 hr  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: URINE
Test Frequency: Weekly 
Routine TAT: 7 days 
Stat TAT: Call lab 
CPT Code(s): 84585 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 37
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 05/25/2016
Time: 11:01:54 (24hr)