Specimen: 10 mL (5 mL min.) aliquot of 24-hour urine AND 2 mL (0.5 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Record patient height, weight and total 24-hour urinary volume on test request form and urine container. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): 6 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 1 week
Stability (Frozen): 2 weeks
Method: Compensated Jaffe’s Reaction IDMS Traceable
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 hrs
Usage: Creatinine clearance reflects the glomerular filtration rate, the ability of kidneys to filter waste products. Moderate decrease in renal function is detected by creatinine clearance. It also monitors progression of renal disease.
Disease: Disorders of Kidney
Components: Includes Serum and Urine Creatinine
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: Height and Weight of patient required.