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Urine albumin : creatinine ratio (ACR)

Urine albumin : creatinine ratio (ACR)

Urine albumin (microalbumin) - only processed as part of urine albumin : creatinine ratio. Urine Albumin : Creatinine Ratio (ACR) - for the assessment of renal glomerular integrity. Elevated ACR is a sign of glomerular dysfunction.

Tube 08 (UR) - Urine
ID Tests&Tubes0084
Turn Around A&E: N/A
Day Case: N/A
In-Patient: 24 Hours
Out-Patient: 24 Hours
GP: 72 Hours
Send to Blood Sciences Cross Site
Contact For further details please contact Leeds Pathology customer services: leedsth-tr.pathologycustomerservice@nhs.net.
Collection Con Instructions for Lab Staff: Standard lab processing - No special requirements.
Sample REQ Urine
Ref. Range Notes Blood Sciences Refernce ranges available through the useful information and links page:
https://www.leedsth.nhs.uk/a-z-of-services/pathology/blood-sciences/useful-information-and-links/
Units mg/L
Telepath MARU1L
ICE Codes LMARU