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Bilirubin, Urine (Qualitative)

Bilirubin, Urine (Qualitative) (HCUBIL) Urinalysis Lab Test

Name: Bilirubin, Urine (Qualitative)

Test Name: Bilirubin, Urine (Qualitative)

Health Link Test Code: HCUBIL

LIS Test Code: UBIL

CPT Code(s): 81002

Included In: Urinalysis, Urinalysis Reagent Strip

Methodology: Automated Urine Chemistry Analyzer

Days Performed: Daily, 24 hours.

In-Lab Turnaround Time: 4 hours.

Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: 1 hour.

Specimen: Random urine

Collection Container: Sterile screw cap container

Collection Instructions:

Indicate whether specimen is midstream, indwelling catheter, single catheter or other method of collection. Refrigerate if transportation to lab is delayed. For midstream urine collection instructions refer to Health Facts for you - Male HF #4247, Female HF # 4236 located on UConnect.

Collection Volume: 10 mL

Pediatric Collection Volume: 3 mL

Stability Ambient:

2 hours- protect from light

Stability Refridgerated:

24 hours- protect from light

Stability Frozen:

Not acceptable

Sample Analyzed: Urine aliquot

Testing Volume: 10 mL

Pediatric Testing Volume: 3 mL

Specimen Transport:

Transport specimen to the laboratory immediately. Transport with coolant pack if coming from clinic location. Protect specimen from light by placing in brown paper bag.

Unacceptable Criteria:

Samples held at room temperature for more than 2 hours or samples refrigerated for more than 24 hours are not acceptable.



Interpretation Type: Expected Results

Effective Date of Reference Range: Wed, 09 Jan 2013 14:19:00 CST

Additional Information:

Conversion and Sensitivity Chart Link


Positive screen not confirmed. Clinical correlation recommended.