TEST FOR DETECTION OF BILE SALTS IN URINE

Written by Thursday, 10 August 2017 00:34
Bile salts are salts of four different types of bile acids: cholic, deoxycholic, chenodeoxycholic, and lithocholic. These bile acids combine with glycine or taurine to form complex salts or acids.…

TEST FOR DETECTION OF BILIRUBIN IN URINE

Written by Wednesday, 09 August 2017 12:21
Bilirubin is converted to non-reactive biliverdin on exposure to light (daylight or fluorescent light) and on standing at room temperature. Biliverdin cannot be detected by tests that detect bilirubin. Therefore…

TESTS FOR DETECTION OF KETONES IN URINE

Written by Monday, 07 August 2017 18:11
The proportion of ketone bodies in urine in ketosis is variable: β-hydroxybutyric acid 78%, acetoacetic acid 20%, and acetone 2%.   No method for detection of ketonuria reacts with all…

TESTS FOR DETECTION OF PROTEINURIA

Written by Monday, 07 August 2017 13:36
1. HEAT AND ACETIC ACID TEST (BOILING TEST)   This test is based on the principle that proteins get precipitated when boiled in an acidic solution.   Method   Urine…

TESTS FOR DETECTION OF GLUCOSE IN URINE

Written by Saturday, 05 August 2017 23:28
1. COPPER REDUCTION METHODS   A. Benedict’s qualitative test: When urine is boiled in Benedict’s qualitative solution, blue alkaline copper sulphate is reduced to red-brown cuprous oxide if a reducing…

PHYSICAL EXAMINATION OF URINE

Written by Saturday, 05 August 2017 17:22
The parameters to be examined on physical examination of urine are listed below.   Volume Color Appearance Odor Specific Gravity pH   VOLUME   Volume of only the 24-hr specimen…

TEST FOR DETECTION OF UROBILINOGEN IN URINE

Written by Saturday, 05 August 2017 15:23
Fresh urine sample should be used because on standing urobilinogen is converted to urobilin, which cannot be detected by routine tests. A timed (2-hour postprandial) sample can also be used…

LABORATORY TESTS IN PORPHYRIAS

Written by Thursday, 03 August 2017 18:15
Porphyrias (from Greek porphura meaning purple pigment; the name is probably derived from purple discoloration of some body fluids during the attack) are a heterogeneous group of rare disorders resulting…
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