Kenya Medical Laboratory Tests

Electrophoresis concentrated urine Test in Kenya

Brief Description

It is a test used to estimate how much of certain proteins are in the urine.

Synonyms

electrophoresis"," random urine","globulins random urine

Patient Preparation

No special preparation needed

Sample Type

urine","random

Sample volume

20ml aliquot with a minimum volume of 6ml aliquot

Sample collection Container

12ml plastic transport tube without preservative

Sample collection instructions

collect first morning urine and mix well

Sample storage

sample should be refrigerated at 2-8C

Reference range

normal pattern

Results Turnaround

3-5days after receipt of samples

Diseases / Diagnostic Indicators

it is used to evaluate myeloma"," lymphoma"," glomerular proteinuria and amyloidosis