Test Code 5463


CPT Code(s) 81001


Includes Macroscopic and Microscopic Examinations


**This order code does not include reflex to culture**
If reflex to culture is desired, please order test code 3020, “Urinalysis, Complete, with Reflex to Culture”. If culture is being ordered separately, submit separate specimen (4 ml gray-top tube).


Methodology Reagent Impregnated Strips/Tablets/Microscopic Examination


Reference Range(s) See Medical Report


Clinical Significance

Dipstick urinalysis is important in accessing the chemical constituents in the urine and the relationship to various disease states. Microscopic examination helps to detect the presence of cells and other formed elements.