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Test ID: CACRU    
Calcium/Creatinine Ratio, Random, Urine

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

89604

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

Yes

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.

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
CALRRCalcium, Random, UYes, (order CAUR)Yes
CTURRCreatinine, Random, UNoYes

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

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

CTURR: Enzymatic Colorimetric Assay

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

Calcium/Creat, Random, U

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

Ca (Calcium)
Calcium (Ca)