skip navigation
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q

Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeUCIT
Method

Spectrophotometric / enzymatic

External Price$78.85(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Patient Specimen24 hour urine - acid bottle preferred (see comment).
Paediatric Specimen
Sample Delivery to Labambient
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions10 mL urine
Aliquot Transport to CHLFrozen
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Lipids, Trace Metals
Contact Details Email Email
This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it
Contact Phone Number(03) 3640317 (ext. 80317)
Test AvailabilityMon - Fri, business hours only
Turnaround Time3 hours - 1 week
Reference Interval

Reference range: 0.4 - 3.4 mmol/24 hours.

Additional Information

Please note that this test "Citrate, urine" should be requested for patients with renal stones. For dialysis patients please see the "Citrate, plasma" listing.

Non-acidifed samples may give falsely low citrate due to bacterial decomposition

Delphic Number Test Number4518

CHL Follow us on Facebook