Urinalysis, sediment examination

Preferred Sample

Fresh whole urine (10 ml minimum)

Fee

$15

Schedule

Days Tested

MON | TUE | WED | THU | FRI

Turnaround Time

Same day if received by 1:00 p.m.

Description

Urinalysis includes a chemistry multistick test, specific gravity via refractometer, and microscopic examination of urine sediment. Positive protein and bile multistick results are confirmed by additional methods.

Species

Bovine | Canine | Feline | Equine | Ovine | Caprine | Porcine | Wildlife Exotic | Other

Shipping Requirements

Urine should be cooled immediately after collection in the refrigerator and shipped on ice. Degenerative changes will occur if sample submission is delayed.