Aluminium (urine)

Test Information

Test Name

Aluminium (urine)

Preferred Specimen

Random Urine (yellow pot)

Testing Location


Turn Around Time

1 week

Collection Information


  • Aluminium is widespread in the environment so the sample must be taken in a clean environment
  • Collect urine at end of shift

Processing Information

Registration Code


Alternative Specimen

Acid Washed 24hr Urine Container

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

Send Away Volume

5 mL

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