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ID:126 Microalbumin
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DescriptionA misnomer in that there is no such compound as microalbumin. The name refers to the ability to detect albumin at very low concentrations.
IndicationMonitoring of renal impairment in diabetics.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary RequirementsN/A

InterpretationIn health, albumin/creatinine ratio is <2.5 mg albumin/mmol creatinine. Increasing values in diabetics indicate glomerular damage.

Ref. Range (Male)<2.5
Ref. Range (Female)<3.5
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes
Unitsmg/mmol (creat)

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GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
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Turnround CommentNA
Originally edited by : JHB. Last edited on 04/01/2018 11:54:43. Published By S.BENNETT on 04/01/2017 11:54:43.