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Uric acid test

Uric acid test

Uric acid test: A uric acid test is a 24-hour urine collection to measure excreted uric acid and is used to evaluate how well the body is eliminating uric acid; kidney stones are due to uric acid crystallization.

Diseases Associated with Uric acid test

These diseases or medical conditions may be diagnosed by, screened for, or associated with Uric acid test:

  • Gout (increased levels)
  • Metastatic cancer (increased levels)
  • Multiple myeloma (increased levels)
  • Leukemia (increased levels)
  • Cancer chemotherapy (increased levels)
  • High-purine diet (increased levels)
  • Uricosuric drugs (increased levels)
  • Lead poisoning (increased levels)
  • Kidney disease (decreased levels)
  • Eclampsia (decreased levels)
  • Chronic alcohol ingestion (decreased levels)
  • Acidosis (decreased levels)

Basic Information: Uric acid test

Disease or Condition count: 0; see list of conditions below. These are the diseases or medical conditions in which the medical test 'Uric acid test' may be involved.

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