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Blood Test Information

Citrate
 
24 Hour Urine (acid Preservative)(Phone (82)4712 to order)

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Tube type: Acid 24hr Urine

Special instructions
Analysis can also be carried out on a plain random sample.
Sent away to University College Hospitals London

Reference range
Male:0.6-4.8, Female:1.3-6.0

Units
mmol/24h

Turnaround Time
28 days

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
Often requested with urine oxalate, and run on the same sample, (urine oxalate must be acidified).
There are no specific dietary modifications required prior to starting the urine collection, or during the collection, for this test.

Links:
» Patient Instructions for Oxalate/Citrate Acidified 24 Hour Urine Collection

 
 

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