Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : VMA, 24 Hour Urine Order Code : 13288R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: VMA (Vanillylmandelic Acid)
Specimen Type: 24-Hour Urine
Container Type: Urine container
Required Volume: 10 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 4 mL
Methodology: Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat 8am
Turnaround Time: 4 days
Special Handling: Transport refrigerated (frozen acceptable). Collect a 24-Hour urine specimen. Adjust urine pH to 1 to 5 with 50% acetic or HCl acid. Patient's age is required.
CPT Codes: 84585
SHC EPIC Code: LAB13288R
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Oncology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
Sendout Lab Test Code: VMA