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5-Hydroxyindoleacetic Acid, 24 Hour Urine

Test Name: 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic Acid, 24 Hour Urine
Alternate Description: 5-HIAA 24 Hour Urine
LIS Code:
Lab Section:

Specimen Processing Area

Fluid Type:

24 hour urine

Minimum Volume:

100 ml urine

Specimen Tube Type Transport:

24 hour Urine Specimen Container with 30 mls 6 N HCL

Specimen Transport:

Refrigerate

Specimen Preparation (In House):

100 ml urine aliquot of 24 hour urine preserved with 30 ml of 6N HCL

Specimen Preparation (Outreach):

Refrigerate until courier pickup

Reference Value:

Reference range accompanies report.