Citrate (urine)

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Citrate (urine)
24CIT, citrate, citric acid
24hr urine collection (no preservative). This sample requires acidification upon receipt in the laboratory. The sample is stored refrigerated prior to referral

The test is referred to another centre:

Health Services Laboratory (HSL)

Special Biochemistry

3rd Floor

60 Whitfield Street

London, W1T 4EU

Expected turnaround time 6 Weeks

Used in the investigation of renal stone formation (calculi). Please note: random urine citrate is availale on request, please contract the laboratory (peh-tr.chemimm@nhs.net) for more information
Contact referral centre

Adult male 0.6-4.8mmol/24hr

Adult female 1.3-6.0mmol/24hr

 

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