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N-Telopeptides Urine

Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:UNTX
Specimen Types:Urine Second Void
Container Types:
Plain 70mL pot
Adults Volume or Mass:10 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:In conjunction with bone density scan, N-TELOPEPTIDE is a marker of bone metabolism.
Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:Room Temperature
Assay Frequency:Fortnightly
External Laboratory:NSW Health Pathology, (SSWPS) - RPA
Additional Notes:

Reference Range:

Female:  17 - 94 nmol/mmol creat.

Male:        21 - 83 nmol/mmol creat.

(Source: SSWPS)