Test Details

CALCIUM, 24 HOUR URINE

Test Price: ₹ 250

In the presence of elevated calcium, the body attempts to excrete the excess calcium leading to hypercalciuria. Idiopathic hypercalciuria can occur in the absence of hypercalcemia.



Test Code:
DVCL1348
Report Delivery:
Daily
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Bone & Mineral Metabolism
Pre-Test Information:
No special preparation required
Method:
Arsenazo III
Specimen:
10 mL (5 mL min.) aliquot of 24 hour urine. Collect urine with 25 mL 50% concentrated HCl to maintain pH below 3. Record 24-hour urine volume & patient body weight on test request form and urine vial. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability Room:
8 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
4 days
Stability Frozen:
2 weeks

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