NTx is useful to assess bone resorption in patients with metabolic bone disease. The test is also useful in monitoring therapy to slow or halt osteoporotic bone loss. A decline of 30% or more of NTx over a six-month period suggests effective therapy.
No special preparation is needed for Collagen Type 1 Cross Linked N - Telopeptide Ntx Radioimmunoassay 24 Hour Urine. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing Collagen Type 1 Cross Linked N - Telopeptide Ntx Radioimmunoassay 24 Hour Urine. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.
|MALE||All age groups||21 - 66 nmol of bone collagen equivalents/mmol creatinine|
|FEMALE||All age groups||19 - 63 nmol of bone collagen equivalents/mmol creatinine|