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Sugars (Urine)

Alias: N/A

Discipline: Clinical Chemistry

Test information: There are a number of mono and disaccharide sugars which when found in significant or increased amounts in urine or faeces clinically point to disorders of carbohydrate absorption and metabolism.

Specimen Type(s)
  • Urine;
Other Acceptable Specimen Type(s)
N/A
Specimen Container - Adult
  • Plain Universal;
Specimen Container - Paediatric
  • Plain Universal;
Analytes
  • N/A;
Part of a test profile?
N/A
Volume (min) of sample to be sent to laboratory
500uL urine
Patient Preparation, Sample Handling and Transport
N/A
Maximum add on time
Within 24 hours of collection.
Units and Reference Ranges / Interpretation
See detailed report
UKAS number
8869
UKAS accredited test?
Yes
Comments
N/A

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Last updated: 04-06-2024