Beta 2 Microglobulin (Urine)


Test Information

Test Name

Beta 2 Microglobulin (Urine)

Synonyms

B2M Urine; B2 Microglobulin Urine

Preferred Specimen

Random Urine (Yellow pot)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

5 days


Collection Information

Main Lab Only

Yes

Preparation

  • Send to lab within 1 hour of collection

Processing Information

Registration Code

UBET

Notes

  • pH adjusted to 6.5 -7.5 within 1 hour of collection. (by adding drop-wise 1M NaOH and check with pH strips)
  • Freeze within 3 hours.

Methodology

Interpretations

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Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

Send Away Volume

5 mL

Send Away Transport

Frozen

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