Specimen: 10 mL (5 mL min.) Body Fluid (Peritoneal/Pleural/Dialysis fluid/Drain fluid) in a sterile screw capped container. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Specify type of fluid on test request form and sample container.
Stability (Room): 2 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 72 hrs
Stability (Frozen): 1 week
Method: Compensated Jaffe’s Reaction IDMS Traceable
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 – 15 days
Usage: This test is useful in cases of trauma, abdominal surgery, bladder perforation & urinary fistula causing intraperitoneal urine leakage. It also measures the ultrafiltration capacity of peritoneal membrane in patients receiving peritoneal dialysis.
Disease: Disorders of Kidney
Home Collection: Not Available
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required