Test directory: Albumin, 24 Hour Urine

Ordering Code5116
Test NameAlbumin, 24 Hour Urine
Alias24 Hour Microalbumin
Preferred SpecimenUrine, 24 Hour
Preferred Container24 Hour Urine Container
Optimum Volume0.5 mL
Collection InstructionsNo preservatives added.
Keep refrigerated during collection.
Handling InstructionsSpecimen volume required.
Send a well-mixed, 50 mL aliquot of specimen.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Ambient
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 7 Days
Refrigerated: 1 Month
Frozen: 6 Months
Rejection CriteriaContaminated, Insufficient quantity, Leaking specimen,
Preservatives used
Avail. StatNO
Analytic Time1 Day
MethodologyImmunoturbidimetric assay

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Albumin, Urine, 24 HourALL< 30< 30mg/24 hr
Albumin, UrineALLmg/LSee report.
Total Volume, 24 hrALLmLSee report.