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Test ID: CAU    
Calcium, 24 Hour, Urine

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Identification of abnormal physiologic states causing excess or suppressed excretion of calcium, such as hyperparathyroidism, vitamin D abnormality, diseases that destroy bone, prostate cancer, and drug treatment, such as thiazide therapy

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Inductively Coupled Plasma-Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP-OES)

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Calcium, 24 Hr, U

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Ca (Calcium)
Calcium (Ca)