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8873M
D-LACTATE, RANDOM OR TIMED URINE

Test Code 8873M 
Test D-LACTATE, RANDOM OR TIMED URINE 
Methodology Enzymatic 
Description D-lactate acidosis has been described in patients with jejunoileal bypass and short-bowel syndrome. 
Specimen 2.5 mL (minimum: 0.5 mL) from a timed or random urine collection. No preservative. Remove 2.5 mL (minimum: 0.5 mL) aliquot and freeze immediately. Send specimen FROZEN in a plastic, 13 mL urine tube.

NOTE: Indicate collection time on requisition. 

Reference Values 0.00 - 0.25 mmol/L 
Analytic Time 2 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Varies; 2 times per week 
CPT Code(s) 83605