Collection of urine for cytology

Patient is to collect ALL of urine sample (beginning / middle / end), not midstream urine as required for microbiology and not the first urine of the day.

Of this whole output specimen, at least 25ml should be submitted.

Screw the lid on tightly, and write your name, date of birth and the date and time of collection on the container.

Deliver sample and request form to the laboratory as soon as possible.

If you require further information regarding your test procedure, please telephone Taranaki Medlab:

New Plymouth - 758 7450
Stratford - 765 6229
Hawera - 278 4880