12PTU - Overview: Protein, Total, 12 Hour, Urine

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: 12PTU    
Protein, Total, 12 Hour, Urine

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

Evaluation of renal disease


Screening for monoclonal gammopathy


Screening for postural (orthostatic) proteinuria


In select clinical situations, collection of a 12-hour specimen may allow more rapid detection of proteinuria states (eg, screening pregnant patients for preeclampsia)

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


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


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

Protein, Total, 12 Hour, U

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

Total Protein