5072: BETA-2 MICROGLOBULIN, URINE
- Beta-2 Microglobulin, Random Urine
- Container- Urine, Urine Tube
Turn Around Time
- Plastic urine container (do not acidify)
- Patient should empty the bladder, then drink a large glass of water and collect a urine sample within 1 hour. Significant loss of B(2)-microglobulin activity may occur in acidic urine (pH <=6). Urine should always be collected at high diuresis and the pH
- Serum: 3 days at 2-8 °C,
12 months at -20 °C. Freeze only once.