Kappa and Lambda Free Light Chains (Bence Jones Protein), Quantitative, Urine
Immunofixation with Free Light Chains
Aids in the diagnosis and management of multiple myeloma and related disorders. Preferred test to detect and quantify urinary free light chains (Bence Jones protein).
Specimen Collection Requirements
24-hour urine. Refrigerate during collection. Also acceptable: Random urine specimens and urine supernate.
Transfer two 4.0 mL aliquots from a well-mixed 24-hour collection to individual aliquot tubes (Min: 3.0 mL). Record total volume and collection time interval on transport tube and test request form.
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 3 weeks; Frozen: 6 months
Qualitative Immunofixation Electrophoresis/Quantitative Nephelometry
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