Albumin:Creatinine ratio (ACR) (Microalbumin)

Test/Investigation

Albumin:Creatinine ratio (ACR) (Microalbumin)

Site(s) or Laboratory offering Test/Investigation

NNUH

Units

mg/mmol

Comments/Precautions

To be screened for the early detection of kidney disease occurring as a complication of diabetes or hypertension (high blood pressure)

Sample type

Urine vacutest

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

1 hour / 4 hour / by 8am next day

Reference intervals (adult unless stated)

See interpretative comment on report, or contact laboratory

If UKAS Accredited Test indicate at which site

Y NNUH