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Albumin/creatinine panel, urine, random

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB6541

 

Methodology: 

Immuno-turbidimetric/Enzymatic

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 10.0 mL Urine in a Yellow Top Tube - Urine.
Pediatric volume: 5.0 mL

Minimum acceptable volume is 2 mL

 

Notes: 

Includes Albumin, Creatinine, and Albumin/Creatinine Ratio

Reference Interval: 

< 20 mg/g of creatinine
20 - 30 mg/g Cr indeterminant

Tests in this Panel: 

Test Name

Reference Interval

Albumin, Urine, Random [LRR11717]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Established

Creatinine, Urine, Random [LRR13000]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Established

Albumin/Creatinine Ratio, Urine, Random [LRR11719]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

High albuminuria (formerly microalbuminuria):  

30-300 mg/g Cr


Very high albuminuria (overt albuminuria):    

>300 mg/g Cr

CPT Code(s): 

82043, 82570

Last Changed: 

8/29/2017 1:33 PM

Last Reviewed: 

 8/29/2017 1:33 PM