Macroscopic Urinalysis – Section 2 of “Urinalysis: Procedures and Correlations, 2nd Edition”
Self-Study 178.1 – Basic Level
Contact Hours (Points): 2
Written by Linda J. McCown, PhD, MLS(ASCP)CM
Portions of this course was originally written by Malva Waters, MS, MT(ASCP) and Marji Rapp, MT(ASCP). Published 2007. Revised 2015.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
SPECIMEN COLLECTION: Specimen Types; Specimen Collection Techniques; SPECIMEN PRESERVATION: Criteria for Specimen Rejection; PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS: Color; Clarity; Odor; Urine Concentration and Dilution; Urine Volume; CHEMISTRY/REAGENT STRIPS: Procedure; pH; Protein; Glucose; Ketones; Blood; Bilirubin; Urobilinogen; Nitrite; Leukocytes; Specific Gravity ; Ascorbic Acid; CONFIRMATORY TESTING: Protein; Ketones; Blood; Bilirubin; Urobilinogen; Nitrite; Leukocytes; Clinitest