METANEPHRINES, RANDOM URINE

Test Code

M0038

LIS Code

Test Components

*Metanephrine*Normetanephrin e

Shipping Temperature

R

Specimen

50 mL (10 mL min.) aliquot of random urine. Add 50% HCl drop by drop to bring the pH between 1–2. Do not use concentrated HCl. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Patient should strictly avoid Alpha-Methyldopa, Buspirone, Codeine, Isoproterenol metabolite, Mandelamine, L- dopa, Paracetamol, Metoclopramide, pepper, alcoholic beverages, tea/coffee, tobacco and strenuous exercise at least 72 hours before and during specimen collection.

Department

Method

High Performance Liquid Chromatography

CAT

C

List Price

₹ 10800

CUToff

Sample by Thu 1 pm

Reporting Time

Report Wed Evening

Comments

Also see PHEOCHROMOCY TOMA PROFILE