Cystinuria is an autosomal recessive disease in which dibasic amino acids, including cystine, are excreted in excess. Cystine kidney stones account for approximately 1-3% of all kidney stones. Age of onset is often younger than other types of kidney stones and the recurrence is approximately one-third.
No special preparation is needed for Cystine Quantitative Mass Spectrometry 24 Hour Urine. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing Cystine Quantitative Mass Spectrometry 24 Hour Urine. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.
|All age groups
|24-184 umol/24 hrs