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ID:982 Amino Acids (Urine)
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DescriptionPart of urnie metabolic screen.
IndicationScreening for defects in amino acid metabolism as part of a urine metabolic screen.
Additional InfoQuantitative amino acid analysis will be carried out on request or as required. If you wish to investigate cystinuria, an acidified urine sample should be sent (please see Cystine (urine)) for further information.
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationProvided in report.

DepartmentSpecialist Laboratory Medicine
TubePlain Universal
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Collection ConditionsNo restricitions.
Min. Vol1.5mL

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range NotesAn interpretive comment will be added to qualitative reports based on the patterns observed. Age related reference ranges and interpretive comments will be supplied with quantitative reports.
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT18 days
IP Routine TAT- Not Defined -
GP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
GP Routine TAT- Not Defined -
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : Robert Barski. Review due on 03/05/2020 10:49:08. Published By RB on 03/05/2019 10:49:08.