RURCU - Overview: Uric Acid, Random, Urine

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: RURCU    
Uric Acid, Random, Urine

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

Differentiation of acute uric acid nephropathy from other causes of acute renal failure


Patients who cannot collect a 24-hour specimen, typically small children, a uric acid to creatinine ratio can be used to approximate 24-hour excretion

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

Uric Acid, Random, U