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Test Name: Carnitine, Urine

Test Code(s): UCARN / HCUCARN

Test Description: Link: http://www.aruplab.com/guides/ug/tests/0081307.jsp

Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory.


Specimen Requirements

Collection Instructions: Random collection only. No preservative necessary.

Specimen Transport: Immediately after specimen collection is completed, transport entire specimen to UWHC Core Laboratory (B4/220). Freeze immediately if transport will be delayed.

Outreach Specimen Transport: Transport frozen specimen to UWHC Core Laboratory (B4/220) on dry ice.


Interpretation

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