Collagen Cross-Linked N-Telopeptide (NTx), Urine

The Collagen Cross-Linked N-Telopeptide (NTx), Urine test contains 1 test with 2 biomarkers.

NTx is useful to assess bone resorption in patients with metabolic bone disease. The test is also useful in monitoring therapy to slow or halt osteoporotic bone loss. A decline of 30% or more of NTx over a six-month period suggests effective therapy.

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Also known as: Collagen Cross-Linked N-Telopeptide, Urine, Collagen CrossLinked NTelopeptide NTx Urine, N-Telopeptide or NTx, N-Telopeptide, Urine, NTx, Urine

Creatinine, Random Urine

N-Telopeptide (Ntx)

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