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To assess magnesium levels related to renal function.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction. Either a random or a 24-hr urine collection may be ordered. As appropriate, provide the required urine collection container and specimen collection instructions.
|Conventional Units||SI Units (Conventional Units × 0.4114)|
|20–200 mg/24 hr||8.2–82.3 mmol/24 hr|
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions