5 - HIAA (5- HYDROXY INDOLE ACETIC ACID), RANDOM URINE

Test Code

H0060

LIS Code

Test Components

NIL

Shipping Temperature

R

Specimen

50 mL (10 mL min.) aliquot of random urine. Add 50% HCl drop by drop to bring the pH between 1-2. Do not use concentrated HCl. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Patient should strictly avoid banana, kiwi, walnut, avocado, brinjal, pineapple, plum, tomato & drugs like Fluorouracil, Melphalan, Paracetamol & Acetaminophen, Heparin, L-dopa, Reserpine, Salicylates, Chlorpromazine, Imipramine, Isoniazid, MAO inhibitors, Phenothiazines, Promethazine, alcoholic beverages, caffeine, tea/coffee, tobacco and strenuous exercise at least 72 hrs before and during specimen collection.

Department

Method

High Performance Liquid Chromatography

CAT

C

List Price

₹ 2650

CUToff

Sample by Tue / Fri 1 pm

Reporting Time

Report 4th Day Evening

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