Porphobilinogen Random Urine

Porphobilinogen Random Urine

Test Name:   Porphobilinogen Random Urine
Alternate Name (s):    
Laboratory Module:   LAB
Ordering Mnemonic:   PBG RU
Specimen Type:   

Random Urine

Collection Container:   Sterile  Urine Collection Container
Container Information
Sterile Container
Collection Information:   Protect from light by wrapping with aluminum foil.

Label the specimen inside and outside the light-protecting wrap.

Test Schedule:  

Monday thru Friday send-out

Includes:  Delta Aminolevulinic Acid Random Urine and  Porphobilinogen Random Urine

Also known as Porphyrin Precusors        This collection is not suitable for Porphyrin analysis.

Turnaround Time:   Routine

10 days

Stat / Urgent


Reference Interval:    
Critical Values:    
Lab Process Notes :   Send 10mls of urine. Protect from light. Freeze as soon as possible
Storage & Transport:  

Store and send Frozen

Test Referred to :    Reference Laboratory


updated: 2013.08.06  jg

Designed By  Blueprint Agencies