What is the Calcium Urine test?
A calcium urine test analyzes the amount of calcium in your urine. Calcium is one of the important minerals in your body, crucial for healthy bones and teeth. Calcium is also essential for the proper functioning of your nerves, muscles, and heart.
When is the Calcium Urine test recommended?
It is recommended:If you have any symptoms of kidney diseaseIf you have any signs or symptoms of parathyroid disorders In the case of suspected kidney stonesIf your doctor wants to measure how well your intestines are absorbing calciumIn the case of suspected bone diseases
What does it measure?
The Urine Calcium test: Evaluates whether high calcium levels in the urine have led to kidney stones. It also helps to assess if the dietary intake of calcium is high enough or if the intestine is absorbing enough calcium.If the urine calcium levels are too high or too low, it may mean that you have a medical condition such as kidney disease or kidney stones. Kidney stones are very hard, pebble-like substances that can form in one or both kidneys when calcium or other minerals build up in the urine. Most kidney stones are formed from calcium.An excess of calcium excretion in urine may be the result of a diet with too much sodium or an inherited genetic disorder.
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 12 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the Calcium Urine test in Mumbai?
The cost of the Urine Calcium test in Mumbai is Rs.240.
How often should I get tested for the Calcium Urine test?
The Calcium Urine test is prescribed by your doctor after completing the assessment of your condition.
What are the normal values for the Calcium Urine test?
Less than 0.2.
What is the type of sample required?
This test requires a urine sample.
What time should I get the test done?
This test can be taken at any time during the day.
Is fasting required for a Calcium Urine test?
Fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for a Calcium Urine test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book a Calcium Urine test in Mumbai?
Log into www.orangehealth.in and submit your details. Our highly trained, professional, and vaccinated eMedics will be at your doorstep within 60 minutes or at the time slot booked by you.
Why should I book a Calcium Urine test with Orange Health Labs in Mumbai?
Orange Health Labs is the fastest diagnostic lab. With us, you can get tested at home within 60 minutes of placing an order anywhere in Mumbai. Our trained, professional, and vaccinated e Medic will be at your doorstep at the time selected by you. Your sample is safely transported at the optimal temperature to our NABL accredited and ICMR approved lab. The results will be delivered to you faster too!