Laboratory: Clinical Biochemistry
Test Name:
ALDOSTERONE - (U)
Test Code: ALDU
Clinical Information:
Testing referred to Hamilton Regional Laboratory.
http://www.lrc.hrlmp.ca/ViewTestLRC.aspx?testID=99
Collection Devices:
Preferred Device:
1 - Urine Collection Container - 24 h  - Without preservative.
Similar lab approved leak-proof containers acceptable.
Specimen Required:
Urine: 10.0 mL
Referral:
Urine: 10.0 mL

Store and ship frozen. 
Requisition:
Reference Values:
3 - 78 nmol/d
Availability:
Within 3 Weeks
See Also:
More Information:
State total 24h volume.  Store and ship frozen to HSC for referral to Hamilton Regional Laboratory.