Microalbumin (24 Hr), Urine

Additional Info: Test includes Microalbumin, Albumin/Creatinine Ratio, Microalbumin Excretion Rate and Creatinine Excretion Rate

Methodology: Immunoturbidimetric

Specimen Requirements: Submit an entire 24-hour urine collection in a urine container supplied by Meadville Medical Center Laboratory. See “Urine Collection” section for timed collection instructions. No preservative is needed. Refrigerate specimen during and after collection.

NOTE:
• Other timed specimens are acceptable.
• Refer to “Patient Information” section in back of manual for patient handout explaining collection information for this test.

Analytical Time: 2 days

Days Set Up: Monday through Friday

CPT Information:
82043 – Microalbumin