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39517: VMA, 24-Hour Urine Print View
Total Volume     mL 
VMA, 24 hr Urine HPLC    mg/24 h 
Creatinine, 24-Hour Urine KAP    g/24 h 

PRIMARY
1 Urine with HCL 24 hour 10 (5) mL   Frozen - 12 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 10 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Urinary Vanillylmandelic Acid is useful in diagnosing neuroblastoma, one of the most common tumors in the pediatric population.

10 mL urine: ph adjusted to <3.0 using 6N HCL
Urine without preservative is acceptable if pH is below 6 and the
sample is shipped frozen.
It is preferable for the patient to be off medications for three
days prior to collection. However, common antihypertensives
beta blockers) cause minimal or no interference.
Patient should avoid alcohol, coffee, tea, tobacco (including use
of nicotine patch), bananas, citrus fruits and strenuous exercise
prior to collection.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
3 days

CPT Codes
84585,82570

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Urinary Vanillylmandelic Acid is useful in diagnosing neuroblastoma, one of the most common tumors in the pediatric population.






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