URINALYSIS - DIPSTICK ONLY (DIP)
: Urinalysis / Body Fluids
: DIP, UA
: Color, Appearance, Specific Gravity, pH, Glucose, Protein, Ketone, Bilirubin, Urobilinogen, Leukocyte Esterase, Blood, Nitrite
: Dipstick, refractometer
: Specific gravity: 1.015 - 1.025, dipstick pH: 5.0 - 6.5, URO: 0.1 - 1.0 EU/dL or < 2.0 mg/dL
All other urine Chemistries: Negative, Microscopic: WBC: 0 - 10 / HPF, RBC: 0 - 4 / HPF. All other microscopics; None / HPF.
: Routine urine container
: 2 mL
: 12 mL
: 2 mL
: 2 hours
Reasons for Rejection
: Stat: 1 hour
: Send to the lab immediately. Test must be performed within 2 hours of collection. Microscopic will not be performed. Specify whether or not a catheterized specimen.
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