Kidney/Renal Calculi (Stones)

Methodology: 
Reflectance Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR)/Polarizing microscopy (send-out)
Performed: 
Weekly
Reported: 
1 - 5 days
Use: 

This test is used to evaluate the composition of renal calculi.

Result: 
Tabulated report
Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: Calculi specimen

Storage/Transport Temperature: Air-dry the calculi and transport it in an empty urine cup.

Stability (collection to initiation of testing):
  • Indefinitely
CPT Code (s): 

82360

Notes: 

UFHPL Test #: 93235

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