MAGU - Overview: Magnesium, 24 Hour, Urine

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: MAGU    
Magnesium, 24 Hour, Urine

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

Assessing the cause of abnormal serum magnesium concentrations

 

Determining whether nutritional magnesium loads are adequate

 

Calculating urinary calcium oxalate and calcium phosphate supersaturation and assessing kidney stone risk

Special Instructions and Forms Library of PDFs including pertinent information and consent forms, specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test

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

Colorimetric Endpoint Assay

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

Conditional

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

Magnesium, 24 Hr, U

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

Magnesium (Mg)
Mg (Magnesium)