Urea (BUN) Test
To assess the condition of the kidneys.
No fasting needed prior to blood sampling.
- Liver troubles (hepatic diseases)
- Too much hydration
- Meals weak in proteins (e.g. malnutrition)
- Kidney damages (renal insufficiency)
- Meals rich in proteins
- Certain drugs
Less reliable than creatinine to assess kidney function.
Contact us at 514 975-5226 for a blood test at home for the purpose of evaluating your urea.
Perscription & Insurance
All our tests require a medical prescription recommended by any practicing doctor in the province of Quebec.
These prescriptions are necessary in order to proceed with either test and we urge that all medical requests originating from offices or clinics be duly identified.
All medical analysis requested by your doctor are reimbursed by a majority of private insurance companies!