Protein/Creatinine ratio (PCR) (random urine)

Test investigation

Protein/Creatinine ratio (PCR) (random urine)

Laboratory offering test

NNUH, QEH, JPUH

Units

mg/mmol

Sample type

Urine vacutest

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

Within 4 hours/8 hours

Reference intervals

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

If ukas accredited

Y NNUH