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Test ID: MAGRU    
Magnesium/Creatinine Ratio, Random, 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.

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
MCTR1Magnesium/Creat Ratio, Random, UNoYes
MGCOMagnesium, Random, UNoYes
CRETRCreatinine, Random, UNoYes

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

MGCO: Colorimetric Endpoint Assay

CRETR: Enzymatic Colorimetric Assay

MCTR1: Calculation

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

No

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Magnesium/Creat Ratio, Random, U

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

Magnesium, Random, U