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Albumin/Creatinine Ratio, Urine Random

Mnemonic:    [U Alb/Cr]
Name:    Albumin/Creatinine Ratio, Urine Random
Specimen:    5 mL aliquot from a 24 hour or random urine collection.
Minimum Spec:    0.5 mL
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable 5 days refrigerated.
Reference Range:    Normal: <30 mg/g
 Moderately Increased: 30 - 300 mg/g
 Severely Increased: > 300 mg/g
Note:    This test does not require a preservative during collection.

A 24-hour collection is no longer orderable. Contact the chemistry supervisor or a pathologist.