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Bladder Cancer Markers, Urine

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Nuclear matrix protein (NMP) 22, BTA, cytogenic marker for bladder cancer.

Common Use:
To assist in diagnosing bladder cancer.

Specimen:
Urine, unpreserved random specimen collected in a clean plastic collection container for NMP22 and Bard BTA; urine, first void specimen collected in fixative specific for fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) testing.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Enzyme immunoassay for NMP22 and bladder tumor antigen [BTA], FISH for cytogenic marker).

NMP22: Negative: Less than 6 units/mL, borderline: 6 to 10 units/mL, positive: greater than 10 units/mL.

BTA: Negative.

Cytogenic Marker: Negative.

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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Bladder Cancer Markers, Urine." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425069/all/Bladder_Cancer_Markers__Urine.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Bladder Cancer Markers, Urine. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425069/all/Bladder_Cancer_Markers__Urine. Accessed April 21, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Bladder Cancer Markers, Urine. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425069/all/Bladder_Cancer_Markers__Urine
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Bladder Cancer Markers, Urine [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 21]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425069/all/Bladder_Cancer_Markers__Urine.
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