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Test ID: ALU    
Aluminum, 24 Hour, Urine

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

Monitoring aluminum exposure

 

Preferred matrix for assessment of exposure in patients with normal renal function since rapidly filtered by kidneys

 

Monitoring metallic prosthetic implant wear

 

This test is not an acceptable substitute for serum aluminum measurements and is not recommended for routine aluminum screening.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

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

Dynamic Reaction Cell-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (DRC-ICP-MS)

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

Yes

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

Aluminum, 24 Hr, U

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

AL (Aluminum) Urine