23. Taking a Urine Sample


A: In order to check for an infection, we are going to need a urine sample.

B: How does that work?

A: Take this little cup, and pee in it.

B: Do I have to fill the whole cup?

A: If you fill it half way, it will be fine.

B: What do I do with the cup?

A: Put it in the plastic bag and leave it on the tray in the bathroom.

B: No one else will take my sample?

A: The nurse will take it when you leave the bathroom.

B: I'm glad I drank some water while I was in the waiting room.

A: We would have given you water and waited until you need to use the bathroom.

B: You don't need to wait because I'm ready to use the bathroom now.