Skip to main content

Citrate (24 Hour Urine)

Alias: N/A

Discipline: Clinical Chemistry

Test information: Used in the investigation of renal stones.

Specimen Type(s)
  • Urine;
Other Acceptable Specimen Type(s)
Please note we have a random urine version of this test for patients that are unable to perform a 24 hour collection.
Specimen Container - Adult
  • 24hr Urine - Red Bottle (Acid);
Specimen Container - Paediatric
  • N/A;
  • N/A;
Part of a test profile?
Volume (min) of sample to be sent to laboratory
Full 24 hour collection.
Patient Preparation, Sample Handling and Transport
To order a 24 hour urine bottle from Clinical chemistry please either phone 01872 252540, message via ICE mail or email ( Please tell us the tests required so we can supply you with the correct bottle. A patient information leaflet on how to perform the collection will be included.
Maximum add on time
Units and Reference Ranges / Interpretation
Please see the report.
UKAS number
UKAS accredited test?

If you have any queries about a test or results interpretation please contact us.

Last updated: 05-01-2024