|Alternate:||Urine smear for EOS|
|Includes:||Wright's stain with microscopic examination|
|Available:||Daily, 24 hours|
|Turnaround:||Routine; 24 hours STAT 1 hour|
|Container:||Clean plain urine container, with secure lid|
|Temperature:||If delayed over 30 minutes, refrigerate.|
|Uses:||Increased eosinphips in the urine raises the possibility of interstitial nephritis and other urinary tract abnormalities|
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