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Albumin, urine, random

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB546

 

Synonyms: 

Microalbumin, Spot Urine

Methodology: 

Immuno-turbidimetric

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Urine in a Yellow Top Tube - Urine.
Pediatric volume: 0.5 mL.
No preservative
Handling: Preferred specimen: first void.

 

Notes: 

Includes Creatinine and Albumin/Creatinine Ratio.

Reference Interval: 

0 30 mg/L

 

High albuminuria(formerly Microalbuminuria): 30 - 300 mg/gCr
Very high albuminuria(formerly Overt albuminuria): >300 mg/gCr

CPT Code(s): 

82043

Last Changed: 

7/3/2018 10:34 AM

Last Reviewed: 

7/3/2018 10:34 AM