Urea Nitrogen, Urine
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To assess kidney function related to the progression of disorders such as diabetes, liver disease, and kidney disease.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction. Usually, a 24-hr urine collection is ordered. As appropriate, provide the required urine collection container and specimen collection instructions.
|Conventional Units||SI Units (Conventional Units × 35.7)|
|12–20 g/24 hr||428–714 mmol/24 hr|
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Urea Nitrogen, 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/425082/all/Urea_Nitrogen__Urine.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Urea Nitrogen, Urine. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425082/all/Urea_Nitrogen__Urine. Accessed October 24, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Urea Nitrogen, Urine. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425082/all/Urea_Nitrogen__Urine
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Urea Nitrogen, Urine [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 October 24]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425082/all/Urea_Nitrogen__Urine.
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