Uric Acid Test
Uric Acid test is useful in the diagnosis and treatment of certain renal and metabolic disorders such as gout (a painful type of arthritis), renal failure, kidney stones, etc.
Uric Acid is filtered through the kidneys and passed out of the body in urine, if some of this uric acid cannot be expelled its level in the blood increases and can form crystals in the joints causing pain and discomfort.
Preparation: Fasting is not necessary for this the test.
You can order this test individually or as part of the following panels: