Skip to Content
UW Health SMPH
American Family Children's Hospital

UW Hospital and Clinics Lab Test Directory

Test Name: Renin Activity

Test Code(s): PRA1 / XRENAC

Test Description: Link: http://www.aruplab.com/guides/ug/tests/0070105.jsp

Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory.


Specimen Requirements

Collection Instructions: ARUP plasma minimum is 1.2 mLs. (ARUP test directory states 0.6 for pediatrics- this is incorrect and will be changed)
Minimum blood collection volume: 3.5-4.0 mL whole blood in EDTA tube


Interpretation

Back to Lab Test Directory Index