The IDEXX Guide to the Complete Urinalysis

This course covers the complete urinalysis, which comprises three examinations: physical examination, chemical examination and urine sediment microscopic examination.

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Learning Objectives

After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Properly collect and handle a urine specimen
  • Perform a physical examination of urine
  • Run a chemical examination of urine using UA strips
  • Accurately examine a urine sediment and identify:
    • Cells
    • Casts
    • Crystals
    • Miscellaneous substances


Target Audience: Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians