Albumin Creatinine Ratio Urine - 24 Hour Test is a urine test that helps measure the smallest amount albumin present in the urine. The test helps evaluate the functioning of the kidneys.
Why get tested?
Albumin Creatinine Ratio Urine - 24 Hour Test uses a blood sample to measure the smallest amount albumin present in the urine. This test is useful in the management of Diabetes in order to avoid or delay the onset of kidney-related ailments.
This test includes
Urine Albumin/Creatinine Ratio
The test does not require any specific preparations. However, mentioned below are a few points that must be kept in mind prior to undergoing the Albumin Creatinine Ratio Urine - 24 Hour Test:
The patients are advised to inform the doctor about their present health status and any on-going medical treatment.
The patients should also inform the doctor about herbal products they have been consuming as it may interfere with the test results.
Patients are also advised to inform the doctor about any allergies they suffer from.
Smoking or drinking alcohol prior to undergoing the test is prohibited.