ALDOSTERONE/RENIN RATIO (CALCULATED) - (P)
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The aldosterone/renin ratio is automatically calculated when both aldosterone and renin are ordered on the same request. It is used as a screening tool for the assessment of primary aldosteronism.
|Specimen Required:||For Collection Information, Lab Notes and Comments, see hyperlinks for both Renin and Aldosterone.|
An Aldosterone to Renin Ratio > 150 pmol/ng may indicate primary aldosteronism. Further investigation is warranted.
Within 2 Weeks