|Description||A misnomer in that there is no such compound as microalbumin. The name refers to the ability to detect albumin at very low concentrations.|
|Indication||Monitoring of renal impairment in diabetics.
|Interpretation||In health, albumin/creatinine ratio is <2.5 mg albumin/mmol creatinine. Increasing values in diabetics indicate glomerular damage.|
|Tube||4mL Greiner Z tube (white top)|
|Collection Conditions||No restrictions.
|Min. Vol||5 mL|
|Ref. Range (Male)||<2.5|
|Ref. Range (Female)||<3.5|
|Ref. Range (Paed)|| |
|Ref. Range Notes||
|IP Acute TAT||Refer to Website|
|IP Routine TAT||Refer to Website|
|GP Acute TAT||- Contact Laboratory|
|GP Routine TAT||Refer to Website|
Originally edited by : JHB. Review due on 04/01/2018 11:54:43. Published By S.BENNETT on 04/01/2017 11:54:43.