A 42-year-old member asked:
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Can you tell me about the 24 hour urine collection for protein?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
What about it?: 24 hour urine collection for protein is one test for renal disease. To accurately collect the specimen, go pee in the bathroom at a given time in the morning, say 8 am. Then all day pee in the jug given to you and the following morning pee in the jug at 8 am whether you feel like peeing or not. That would ensure accurate 24 hour specimen.
Answered on Mar 25, 2015

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