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(Method: High-pressure liquid chromatography)
|Age||Conventional Units||SI Units|
|Normetanephrines (Conventional Units × 5.07)|
|3 mo–4 yr||54–249 mcg/24 hr||274–1,262 micromol/day|
|5–9 yr||31–398 mcg/24 hr||157–2,018 micromol/day|
|10–17 yr||67–531 mcg/24 hr||340–2,692 micromol/day|
|18–39 yr||35–482 mcg/24 hr||177–2,444 micromol/day|
|Greater than 40 yr||88–676 mcg/24 hr||446–3,427 micromol/day|
|Metanephrines, Total (Conventional Units × 5.07)|
|3 mo–4 yr||79–345 mcg/24 hr||401–1,749 micromol/day|
|5–9 yr||49–409 mcg/24 hr||248–2,074 micromol/day|
|10–17 yr||107–741 mcg/24 hr||543–3,757 micromol/day|
|18–39 yr||94–695 mcg/24 hr||477–3,524 micromol/day|
|40–49 yr||182–739 mcg/24 hr||923–3,747 micromol/day|
|Greater than 50 yr||224–832 mcg/24 hr||1,136–4,218 micromol/day|
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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Metanephrines." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425048/all/Metanephrines.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Metanephrines. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425048/all/Metanephrines. Accessed April 22, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Metanephrines. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425048/all/Metanephrines
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Metanephrines [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 22]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425048/all/Metanephrines.
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