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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.

Tube4mL Greiner Z tube (white top)
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Collection ConditionsNo restrictions.
Min. Vol5 mL

Ref. Range (Male)<2.5
Ref. Range (Female)<3.5
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes
Unitsmg/mmol (creat)
IP Acute TATRefer to Website
IP Routine TATRefer to Website
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TATRefer to Website
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : JHB. Review due on 04/01/2018 11:54:43. Published By S.BENNETT on 04/01/2017 11:54:43.