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Test Code UGLUC Glucose Urine, LAB2096

Performing Laboratory

St. Luke's Hospital Cedar Rapids

Specimen Requirements

Container/Tube:

Preferred: Random Urine Collection

Specimen Volume: 0.1 mL from a random urine collection

Stability: Urine specimens for glucose may be stored up to 3 days at 2-8°C.

 

Reference Values

No established reference values

Useful For

Glucose measurements are used in the diagnosis and treatment of carbohydrate metabolism disorders including diabetes mellitus, neonatal hypoglycemia, idiopathic hypoglycemia, and of pancreatic islet cell carcinoma.

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Sunday

Methodology

Hexokinase/Ultraviolet

Test Classification and CPT Coding

82945