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Friday, September 4, 2015
What is the formula for the calculation of a random microalbumin/creatinine ratio?
A ratio of greater than 30 milligrams of urine microalbumin/gram of urine creatinine is the threshold for further evaluation. Borderline results can be misleading since transient conditions such as fever or exercise can cause an elevation.
Thomas Zipp, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University