Urine Pyridinoline and Deoxypyridinoline


Urine Pyridinoline and Deoxypyridinoline

Site(s) or Laboratory offering Test/Investigation

SAAS for Calcium and Bone Metabolism


nmol/mmol creatinine

Also Known as/Frequency of Test


Storage conditions and sample stability between collection and transport to Lab

Sample MUST be protected from UV light – wrapped in foil or transported in a dark container

Sample type

Random urine

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

4-6 weeks

Reference intervals (adult unless stated)

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