Test Details

HYPERCALCEMIA PANEL 1

Test Price: ₹ 3500

Hypercalcemia can be asymptomatic or can be a manifestation of serious illness like malignancy. Hyperparathyroidism is a frequent cause of asymptomatic hypercalcemia. Other causes of hypercalcemia are vitamin D related, associated with high bone turnover and renal failure.



Test Code:
DVCL0235
Report Delivery:
Daily
Parameters Included:
3
Category:
Disorders of Bone
Pre-Test Information:
Sample to be collected between 8-10 am. Overnight fasting is preferred. Body weight is required.
Method:
CMIA, Arsenazo III
Specimen:
3 mL (1 mLmin.) serum from 1 SST collected between 8-10 am. Separate serum and freeze immediately AND 10 mL (5 mL min.) aliquot of 24-hour urine collected with 10 mL of 50% HCl to maintain pH below 3. Overnight fasting is preferred. Ship frozen. DO NOT THAW. Record 24 hour urine volume & body weight on test request form and urine container.
Stability Room:
Stability Refrigerated:
Stability Frozen:
4 weeks

Profile/Component - 3

PTH (Intact)
Calcium, Serum
Calcium 24 hour Urine