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Laboratory: Clinical Biochemistry
Test Name:
OXALATE- 24hr - (U)
Test Code: OXU
Clinical Information:
Patient Preparation Instructions:
For children, height (cm) and weight (kg) must be recorded on requisition.  Diet should not include any rhubarb, strawberries, chocolate, cocoa, beets or spinach.
Collection Devices:
Specimen Required:
Urine: 10.0 mL
Pediatric Urine: 5.0 mL
Reference Values:
≥ 17 y:      <500 μmol/d                          (μmol/d x 0.090 = mg/d)
0 - 16 y:    <500 μmol/d/1.73m2
Within 2 Weeks
See Also:
More Information:
Health Sciences Centre by Shared Health  Biochemical Genetics Laboratory by spectrophotometery.