Test Catalog

Test ID: KIDST    
Kidney Stone Analysis

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Managing patients with recurrent renal calculi

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
STNPCStone Processing ChargeNo, (Result Bill)No

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Upon arrival in the performing laboratory, all stone specimens and the containers they are received in will be inspected. Prior to analysis, stones must be clean and dry. If the stone, or its container, has any amount of moisture, blood, or foreign material present, the laboratory will add the STNPC and perform cleaning and drying of the specimen at an additional charge.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Infrared Spectrum Analysis

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Kidney Stone Analysis

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Calculi Stone Analysis
Calculus (Stone) Analysis
Prostatic Stones
Renal Calculi
Urinary Calculi