amino acids urine test

GENERAL

The Amino Acids Urine Test offers important clinical data on metabolic, nutritional, and neurological disorders. The test analyzes 40 amino acids and provides a detailed explanation of the possible causes and consequences of detected abnormalities, along with nutritional information. Amino acid imbalances are frequently underlying factors in disorders such as ADD, depression, Tourette syndrome, tic disorder, OCD, seizures and others.

RECOMMENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS

  • AD(H)D
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chemical Exposure
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Depression
  • Down Syndrome
  • Eating Disorders
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Tourette Syndrome & Tics

THIS TEST INCLUDES

  • Essential/Conditionally indispensible amino acids
  • Nonessential amino acids
  • Gastrointestinal markers
  • Magnesium-dependent markers
  • B6, B12 & Folate-dependent markers
  • Detoxification Markers
  • Neurological markers

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS

URINE: 25 mL of first morning urine before food or drink is required.  
              The 24 hour urine collection requires that the patient collect every urine specimen over a 24 hour period.

CPT CODES

  • 82139 (1 unit)
  • 82140
  • 82492
  • 84540
 

THIS TEST IS ALSO KNOWN AS:

  • AMINOÁCIDOS PRUEBA DE ORINA
  • アミノ酸尿検査

  • اختبارالأحماض الأمينية في البول

  • AMINOSÄUREN URINTEST

  • ACIDES AMINÉS TEST D'URINE
  • AMINOACIDI TEST DELLE URINE

  • 아미노산 소변 검사

  • AMINOKWASY BADANIE MOCZU

  • AMINOÁCIDOS TESTE DE URINA
  • AMINO ASITLER IDRAR TESTI

  • 氨基酸尿检