Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): 3 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 1 week
Stability (Frozen): 2 weeks
Method: *Urease UV *Compensated Jaffe’s Reaction IDMS Traceable
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 hrs
Usage: Urea and creatinine are waste products produced during protein metabolism. Both of these waste products are carried to the kidney and filtered into the urine. They are measured to evaluate how well the kidney is working.
Specialty: Nephrologist, Physician
Disease: Disorders of Kidney
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: No special preparation required.