Urine N-telopeptide (NTX)


Urine N-telopeptide (NTX)

Site(s) or Laboratory offering Test/Investigation

SAAS for Calcium and Bone Metabolism


nM BCE/mmol Creatinine


Please contact the lab before sending.

Storage conditions and sample stability between collection and transport to Lab

Protect sample from UV light – wrap in foil or transport in a dark container. Send at RT

Sample type

Random urine, second void of day (5 ml minimum)

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

4-6 weeks

Reference intervals (adult unless stated)

Contact the laboratory for information