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Kidney Stone Analysis

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Also known as: Urinary Stone Analysis; Renal Calculus Analysis
Formal name: Kidney Stone Analysis
Related tests: Urinalysis, Kidney Stone Risk Panel, Uric Acid, Calcium, Phosphorus, Creatinine, Oxalate, Citrate, Cystine

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At a Glance

Why Get Tested?

To evaluate the composition of a kidney stone, to help determine the cause of its formation and to guide treatment

When to Get Tested?

When a stone has passed through or been removed from your urinary tract

Sample Required?

A stone or stones filtered from your urine or surgically removed from your urinary tract by a health practitioner

Test Preparation Needed?