Understand Your Test

Kidney Stone Risk Panel

Also Known As

 

Urine Calcium
 
Urine Oxalate
 
Urine Uric Acid
 
Urine Citric Acid (Citrate)
 
Urine Creatinine
 
Renal Stone Risk Panel
 
Urine Supersaturation Profile

Why Get Tested?

To help evaluate a person's risk of recurring kidney stone formation; to help determine the underlying reason for developing a kidney stone; to determine if there is a family history of kidney stone disease; to help guide and monitor treatment.

When To Get Tested?

When you have had kidney stones and a healthcare practitioner wants to evaluate your risk of developing additional kidney stones; when you have risk factors such as a family history of kidney stones, a single functional kidney, or a transplanted kidney.