Test includes typing of monoclonal proteins for light and heavy chain specificity, semiquantitation of free monoclonal light chains, urine protein electrophoresis
Monday-Friday, first shift
For timed urine collection, instruct the patient to void at the beginning of the collection period and discard the specimen. Then collect all urine including the final specimen voided at the end of the collection period. Containers must be labeled with patient`s full name, date and time collection started, and date and time collection finished.