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631: Melanin Print View
Melanin CM     

PRIMARY
1 Urine Foil Wrapped 20 (5) mL   Frozen - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Aliquot urine into plastic, amber vial or plastic leakproof container,
foil wrapped to protect from light.
Transport FROZEN samples on dry ice.
Setup Schedule
Thursday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
81005

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
Specimen Requirements: 20 mL (5 mL minimum) urine collected in a plastic amber vial or plastic leakproof container, foil wrapped to protect from light.
Specimen Stability: Room temperature and Refrigerated; Unacceptable
Transport Temperature: Frozen
Reject Criteria: Samples not protected from light
Methodology: Colorimetric






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