Yale New Haven Hospital

Department of Laboratory Medicine
Test Directory

[ Test Name Index ]

[ Home & References ]

Purine and pyrimidine panel, urine

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Mayo

 

Test ID: 

LAB3408

 

Synonyms: 

Uracil

Methodology: 

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

14 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Urine in a Yellow Top Tube - Urine.
Pediatric volume: 2 mL.
Plastic, 13-mL urine tube; Patient's age is required
Stability: Frozen: 90 days

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Evaluating patients with symptoms suspicious for disorders of purine and pyrimidine metabolism. Monitoring patients with disorders of purine and pyrimidine metabolism. Laboratory evaluation of primary and secondary hyperuricemias.

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Specimen/41977

CPT Code(s): 

82542

Last Changed: 

8/17/2017 7:29:16

Last Reviewed: 

8/17/2017 7:29:25