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Laboratory Medicine

Test catalogue

Hemosiderin (Iron), Random Urine

Test Name

Hemosiderin (Iron), Random Urine

Urine sample Specimen Type / Requirements

Container Type = Sterile Container

Minimum Volume = 10mL Urine

Specimen Handling

Collection Instructions: First morning or random urine collected in sterile urine container. Write your initials, date and time of collection on the collection label.

Stability: Stable freshly voided urine.

Laboratory Staff Instructions: Centrifuge to remove cellular material.

Sample Rejection Criteria: Leaking, unlabeled or samples non sufficient quantity.

Required Documentation

Turnaround Time (TAT)

24 hours Monday-Friday

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Last Updated: May 01, 2020