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Test Code DLAU D-Lactate, Urine

Reporting Name

D-Lactate, U

Useful For

Preferred test for diagnosing D-lactate acidosis, especially in patients with jejunoileal bypass and short-bowel syndrome

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Urine

Specimen Required

Container/Tube: Plastic, 10-mL urine tube (Supply T068)

Specimen Volume: 2.5 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. Collect a timed or random urine specimen.

2. No preservative.

3. Immediately freeze specimen.

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Urine Frozen (preferred) 365 days
  Refrigerated  7 days
  Ambient  72 hours

Reference Values

0.0-0.25 mmol/L

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday, Thursday

Test Classification

The test was developed using an analyte specific reagent. Its performance characteristics were determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information

83605

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
DLAU D-Lactate, U 14046-7

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
8873 D-Lactate, U 14046-7

Method Name

Enzymatic