Collagen Cross-Linked N-Telopeptide

Collagen Cross-Linked N-Telopeptide is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
NTx.

Common Use:
To evaluate the effectiveness of treatment for osteoporosis.

Specimen:
Urine from a random specimen collected in a clean plastic container.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Immunoassay)

Adult male 18–29 yrLess than 100 mmol bone collagen equivalents (BCE)/mmol creatinine
Adult male 30–59 yrLess than 65 mmol BCE/mmol creatinine
Adult female (premenopausal)Less than 65 mmol BCE/mmol creatinine

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