Copper, 24 Hour Urine Test in Cape Girardeau, Missouri
The Copper, 24 Hour Urine test contains 1 test with 2 biomarkers.
Copper is an essential element that is a cofactor of many enzymes. Copper metabolism is disturbed in Wilson's disease, Menkes disease, primary biliary cirrhosis, and Indian childhood cirrhosis. Urinary copper concentrations are also useful to monitor patients on chealation therapy