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Protein/creatinine ratio

About This Test

Department: Biochemistry


  • Spot urine
    • plain monovette (preferred)
    • universal container


Turnaround Time:

Within 24 hours


Assessment of glomerular function in patients with diabetes mellitus or hypertension

first morning urine sample is recommended.  If urine is too dilute, the ratio cannot be calculated.

Other Comments:

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