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BCH Order Code URIC Uric Acid, Serum

Reporting Title

Uric Acid

Performing Laboratory

Boulder Community Health

Specimen Requirements

Container/Tube: Serum gel tube(s)

Specimen Volume: 1 mL of serum

Specimen Transport Temperature

Ambient

NOTE:  If patient is on Rasburicase, the specimen must be placed on ice immediately after collection, and transported on ice.

Methodology

Colorimetric

Reference Values

Males: 3.5-8.5 mg/dL

Females: 2.5-6.8 mg/dL

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Sunday

Test Classification and CPT Coding

84550