Albumin concentration is measured using a turbidimetric method.
Used to help determine if a patient has or will develop nephropathy. It is often used to monitor renal function in diabetic patients.
Specimen Collection and Preparation
Specimen Storage and Stability
Refrigerated (2 – 8° C): 1 month
Frozen samples are not recommended
Insufficient sample volume
Sample not stored at proper temperature
Specimen labeled incorrectly or not labeled
Monday – Saturday
Result available within 24 hours of receipt in laboratory
NOTE: Specimens are refrigerated (2-8°) for 7 days before disposal
Vibra Health Laboratory
1307- A, Allen Dr
Troy, MI 48083