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

Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeUFE
Method

ICP-MS

Diagnostic Use / Indications

Urine iron can be used to monitor patients under going iron chelation therapy. 

 

External Price$55.90(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Specimen Collection Protocols

Acid washed collection protocol 

Or;

Random sample must be collected into a sterile urine pottle free of iron contamination.

Patient SpecimenTimed urine collection into acid washed bottle
Paediatric SpecimenUrine 2 mL
Sample Delivery to LabAmbient
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot Instructions10 mL urine (aliquot prior to measuring urine volume)Fridge 4C. Or 10ml random sample collected into a sterile pottle.
Aliquot Transport to CHLAmbient
  

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 - urgent testing by arrangement
Turnaround Time1 - 7 days
Reference Interval

Reference Range 0 - 2.2 umol/24 Hr

Random urine Iron 0.02 - 0.65 umol/L

Iron/Creatinine ratio 0-0.04 umoL/mmoL

 

Additional Information

Acid washed bottles and protocol for preparation available from the laboratory.

Delphic Number Test Number4072

CHL Follow us on Facebook