Protein/Creatinine ratio (PCR) (random urine)

Test/Investigation

Protein/Creatinine ratio (PCR) (random urine)

Site(s) or Laboratory offering Test/Investigation

NNUH, QEH, JPUH

Units

mg/mmol

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)

0 – 20 mg/mmol
In pregnancy, diagnose significant proteinuria if the urinary PCR is > 30 mg/mmol

If UKAS Accredited Test indicate at which site

Y NNUH