Urea

Test Method
Chemical reaction
Specimen Required
Serum (clotted blood) or plasma (Li-heparin).
When Tested
Daily.
Turnaround Time
same day / next day
Reference Ranges
2.0 – 7.8 mmol/L.
Units of Measurement
mmol/L
Contact
9342 9640

Uric acid

Test Method
Chemical reaction
Specimen Required
Serum (clotted blood) or plasma (Li-heparin).
When Tested
Daily.
Turnaround Time
same day / next day
Reference Ranges
M: 0.21-0.45 mmol/L F: 0.15-0.40 mmol/L.
Units of Measurement
mmol/L
Contact
9342 9640

Urinary Micro-Albumin

Test Method
Immunoassay.
Specimen Required
Urine (Spot Collection)
When Tested
On Request
Turnaround Time
same day / next day
Reference Ranges
see Urinary Albumin:Creatinine ratio
Units of Measurement
mg/L
Contact
9342 9640

Urinary MicroProtein

Test Method
Immunoassay.
Specimen Required
Urine (Spot Collection)
When Tested
On Request
Turnaround Time
same day / next day
Reference Ranges
see Urinary Protein:Creatinine ratio
Units of Measurement
mg/L
Contact
9342 9640

Urine Culture

Test Method
Microscopy and culture
Specimen Required
Mid-stream urine.
Spec Type Min
5-10 ml
When Tested
On Request
Turnaround Time
24-48 hours
Normal Ranges
n/a
Reference Ranges
n/a
Cut Off Lower
n/a
Units of Measurement
n/a
Billing Advice
Medicare rebatable
Contact
9342 9670