Eosinophil, Urine

Additional Information:

UFHPL Epic Order Code: LAB2231

CPT Code(s):

87205

Specimen Requirements:

Specimen: Urine

Container: Plastic urine container or BD urine transport tube (red/yellow)

Storage Instructions: Refrigerate urine container for up to 48 hours. Refrigerate BD urine transport tube (red/yellow) for up to 72 hours.

Use:

Aid in the diagnosis of tubulointerstitial disease associated with hypersensitivity to drugs (eg, penicillin and its analogues)

Methodology:

Hansel stain with microscopic exam of concentrated urine specimen prep

Reported:

1-2 days