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2608-8Metanephrines [Mass/volume] in UrineActive

Part Description

LP14467-2   Metanephrines
Metanephrines = (metanephrine+ normetanepharine) The first is the O methylated metobolyte of eppineprhine and the latter the O-methylatead metabolyte of noreppinephrine. They can be measured as a unit but more commoly today are measured seperately and called fractionated metanephrines and total metanprhines is the sum of the two. Both of these can be conjugated with sulfate and the conjugated form is mostly produced in the GI tract and is the predominant form in plasma. Source: Regenstrief Help

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Metanephrines
Property
MCnc
Time
Pt
System
Urine
Scale
Qn
Method

Additional Names

Short Name
MetanephS Ur-mCnc
Display Name
Metanephrines (U) [Mass/Vol]
Consumer Name Alpha
Metanephrines, Urine

Basic Attributes

Class
CHEM
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 1.0
Last Updated
Version 2.73
Order vs. Observation
Both
Common US Lab Results Rank
7181

Member of these Groups

LG35092-2 Metanephrines|MCnc|Urine
LG45676-0 Metanephrines|Pt|Urine

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
间甲肾上腺素类:质量浓度:时间点:尿液:定量型:
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
metanefrinen:massa/volume:moment:urine:kwantitatief:
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Metanefriinid:MCnc:Pt:U:Qn:
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Métanéphrines:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Urine:Quantitatif:
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Métanéphrines:Concentration de masse:Temps ponctuel:Urine:Quantitatif:
fr-FRFrench (France)
Métanéphrines:Masse/Volume:Ponctuel:Urine:Numérique:
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Metanefrine:MCnc:Pt:Urine:Qn:
ko-KRKorean (Korea, Republic of)
메타네프린:질량농도:검사시점:뇨:정량:
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Metanefrinas:MCnc:Pt:Urina:Qn:
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Метанефрины:МассКонц:ТчкВрм:Моча:Колич:
es-ARSpanish (Argentina)
metanefrinas:concentración de masa:punto en el tiempo:orina:cuantitativo:
es-MXSpanish (Mexico)
Metanefrinas:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Orina:Cuantitativo:
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Metanefrinas:Concentración de masa:Punto temporal:Orina:Qn:
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Metanefrinler:KütlKons:Zmlı:İdrar:Kant:

Example Units

Unit Source
ng/mL Example UCUM Units

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