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5312UR: Potassium, Random Urine (with Creatinine) Print View
Potassium Random Urine ISE  12 - 129  mmol/L 
Potassium/Creatinine Ratio CALC  Male: 13 - 101
Female: 17 - 121 
mmol/g creat 
Creatinine, Random Urine C  view ref range  mg/dL 

PRIMARY
1 Urine 10 (2) mL   Frozen - 28 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Urinalysis Transport Tube   Frozen - 28 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  

Urinary excretion of potassium is increased in primary aldosteronism. It is often increased in dehydration and in salicylate toxicity. Decreased levels are seen in malabsorption.

Collect without preservative. Please submit 10 mL of well-mixed random
urine. Transport at room temperature.
Alternate specimen: Urinalysis Transport Tube (yellow-top, blue fill
line preservative tube)
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Codes
82570, 84133

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.






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