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The U&E test is a blood test and requires a few millilitres of blood from a vein. In newborn babies blood may be taken from a heel-prick sample.
U&E is usually performed to confirm normal kidney function (renal function) or to exclude a serious imbalance of biochemical salts in the bloodstream. A diverse number of conditions may be detected on the U&E test, as each parameter tested may be high or low. These conditions include:
Each of these conditions in turn have several possible causes.
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