Urine Microalbumin

NameUrine Microalbumin
Tube TypeUrine (random)
Reporting Unitsmg/L
Reference RangeAlbuminuria category A1:
Normal/Mildly increased Urine Albumin:Creatinine ratio: </= 3mg/mmolAlbuminuria category A2:
Moderately increased Urine Albumin:Creatinine ratio: 3-30 mg/mmol
If not seen previously in this patient, please
confirm result in an early morning urine sampleAlbuminuria category A3:
Severely increased Urine Albumin:Creatinine ratio: >30 mg/mmol
If not seen previously in this patient, please
confirm result in an early morning urine sample.
Analytical Range3 – 4400
AvailabilityNDDH (Mon-Fri)
Target turnaround time2 hours
Special requirements & notes
Patient preparationN/A
Volume required1 tube (4ml)
If delayed transport to lab, store:In refrigerator
Factors affecting result interpretation
Time limit for add on testN/A
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
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Last updated: July 23, 2019