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Metanephrines Urine (Sendaway Test)

Alternative Names:Normetanephrines Urine
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:MON
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Specimen Types:Urine 24 hour
Container Types:
Urine Bottle ACIDUrine Bottle ACID
Adults Volume or Mass:50 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:Add 20 mL 6 M HCl to urine bottle (24 hour)

Urine collected into a plain container will not be accepted. Acid can not be added following collection.

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:Aliquot
Store at 4'C
External Laboratory:Monash Pathology
  External Laboratory details...
External Transport Instructions:Send at 4'C with Ice Pack