Urine Cytology

Specimen Requirements

  • Specimen can be submitted in Cytolyt (preferred) or fresh (acceptable).

  • Room temperature is acceptable.

  • 50 mls is required for testing.


Turn Around Time *

  • Approximately 24-48 Hours.
















* Please note the information provided is intended as a guideline. Turnaround time is measured from the time of receipt of the specimen at our laboratory to the time the test result is made available to the client. As with all healthcare matters, the facts of a particular case may necessitate a turnaround time that is longer than stated above, the times mentioned above are our laboratory times for most, standard cases.