Investigation : Magnesium
Specimen type : Urine (24hr)
Spec container : Hibitane as preservative 
Volume required : Full collection or 10ml aliquot
Reference range : 2.4 - 6.5 mmol/24hr
Turnaround : <24 hours

Please note change to National Pathology Harmonisation reference range from 16th April 2012.
Prior to this date the reference range was 3.0 - 5.0 mmol/24hr

Additional information on urine magnesium and its clinical use can be found here: urine magnesium.

ICE requesting info:ICE panel nameICE page nameColumnComment\Advice
Chem / Haem
Use Biochemistry (unlisted)


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