Test Catalog

Test ID: COCRU    
Cortisol/Cortisone, Free, Random, Urine

Specimen Type Describes the specimen type validated for testing

Urine

Specimen Required Defines the optimal specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing

Container/Tube: Plastic, 10 mL urine tube (T068)

Specimen Volume: 5 mL

Collection Instructions: Collect a random urine specimen.

Specimen Minimum Volume Defines the amount of sample necessary to provide a clinically relevant result as determined by the Testing Laboratory

3 mL

Reject Due To Identifies specimen types and conditions that may cause the specimen to be rejected

Hemolysis

NA

Lipemia

NA

Icterus

NA

Other

NA

Specimen Stability Information Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the performing laboratory, alternate acceptable temperatures are also included

Specimen TypeTemperatureTime
UrineFrozen (preferred)28 days
 Refrigerated 14 days
 Ambient 72 hours