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Specific Gravity, Urine
Test Code: SP-GR
Specimen Requirements
Fasting Required Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
No​ Urine​
Sage Cup
Urine Container​
10 mL​ 1.0 mL​ 0.5 mL​
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
Urine​ Refrigerated​ 24 hours​
Rejection Criteria
Unlabeled or improperly labeled
Contaminated with feces or bathroom tissue​
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
Bloomer​ ​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
​Chippewa Falls ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
​Cumberland ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
Diagnostic Treatment Center​ ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Atlas
Eagle River​ ​Monday through Friday ​​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
​Eau Claire ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Atlas/Clinitek Status
​Flambeau Hospital ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Advantus
​Hayward ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
​Ladysmith ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Advantus
​Lake Hallie ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Advantus
Lakeview Medical Center​ ​Monday through Sunday​ ​​Less than 2 hours​ ​​Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Advantus
Marshfield​ Monday through Sunday​ Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10 / Siemens Clinitek Atlas 10 or TS Meter​
​Mercer ​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​​Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
Wittenberg​ ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
Test Information
​Test is included in routine urinalysis.
Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
All Performing Sites 1.002 - 1.030​
Outreach CPTs
CPT Modifier
(if needed)
Quantity Description Comments
81002​
Ordering Applications
Ordering Application Description
​Centricity ​Specific Gravity
​Cerner ​Specific Gravity, Urine
If the ordering application you are looking for is not listed, contact your local laboratory for assistance.
Specimen Requirements
Fasting Required Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
No​ Urine​
Sage Cup
Urine Container​
10 mL​ 1.0 mL​ 0.5 mL​
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
Urine​ Refrigerated​ 24 hours​
Rejection Criteria
Unlabeled or improperly labeled
Contaminated with feces or bathroom tissue​
Test Information
​Test is included in routine urinalysis.
Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
All Performing Sites 1.002 - 1.030​
For more information visit:
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
Bloomer​ ​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
​Chippewa Falls ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
​Cumberland ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
Diagnostic Treatment Center​ ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Atlas
Eagle River​ ​Monday through Friday ​​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
​Eau Claire ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Atlas/Clinitek Status
​Flambeau Hospital ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Advantus
​Hayward ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
​Ladysmith ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Advantus
​Lake Hallie ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Advantus
Lakeview Medical Center​ ​Monday through Sunday​ ​​Less than 2 hours​ ​​Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Advantus
Marshfield​ Monday through Sunday​ Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10 / Siemens Clinitek Atlas 10 or TS Meter​
​Mercer ​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​​Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
Wittenberg​ ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ Siemens Multistix 10/Clinitek Status
For billing questions, see Contacts
Outreach CPTs
CPT Modifier
(if needed)
Quantity Description Comments
81002​
For most current information refer to the Marshfield Laboratory online reference manual.