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4870UR: Copper, Random Urine Print View
Copper, Random Urine ICP/MS  < 87  mcg/g creat 
Creatinine, Random Urine C  view ref range  mg/dL 

PRIMARY
1 Urine 7 (3) mL   Frozen - 28 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 5 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Copper is an essential element that is a cofactor of many enzymes. Copper metabolism is disturbed in Wilson's disease, Menkes disease, primary biliary cirrhosis, and Indian childhood cirrhosis. Urinary copper concentrations are also useful to monitor patients on chealation therapy.

7 mL random urine collected in acid washed or metal free
container
(3 mL minimum)

Collect urine in an acid washed or metal free plastic container.

Transport Temperature: Room temperature.
Setup Schedule
Sunday, Wednesday, Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Codes
82525,82570

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
Rejection Criteria: Hemolyzed samples and urine with fecal contamination.






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