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Laboratory Medicine

Test Directory / Urine Cystine

Urine Cystine

Plain Universal or 24 Hour Urine Container

TestUrine Cystine
Common AbbreviationsUCYS
Tube typePlain Universal or 24 Hour Urine Container
Clinical IndicationUsed in the investigation and monitoring of cystinuria, a cause of renal stones.
Specimen TypeUrine
Sample typeRandom or 24 Hour Urine
Minimum Volume1.5mL
Special PrecautionsNo special requirements
StabilityContact Referral Laboratory
Turnaround Time14 days
Laboratory Wythenshawe Hospital Beckett Street Leeds LS9 7TF 0113 206 4256
Reference IntervalContact Referral Laboratory
LimitationsContact Referral Laboratory
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