Urine Test Strips for Urinalysis in the Surgery & Laboratory
Urine test strips provide quick and reliable information regarding the presence of pathological changes in the urine composition during urine examinations. The urine test provides detection of increased glucose or protein concentrations within the urine sample. Evaluation of the test fields helps to draw conclusions on urinary tract diseases or provide indications of other illnesses, such as the presence diabetes mellitus or a hematuria. Urinalysis with test strips can be carried out and anytime and anywhere, without needing any special preparations. The test results of the urine status are available within only a few minutes; the rapid test provides the doctor with a fast determination of the situation and the ability to immediately determine appropriate therapy options.
Test fields provide insight on respective substance concentrations
Urine test strips consist of plastic strips, on which multiple test fields are provided. The test zones reacht through contact with determined substances in the urine and display a characteristic colour reaction, which can be read and organised by a colour comparison scale of the corresponding substance concentrations. Depending on which disease symptom needs to be determined, the test strips are equipped with different test fields. The most commonly detectable parameters in urine are pH, leukocytes, nitrite, protein, glucose, ketone, urobilinogen, bilirubin and blood. Some test strips for urinalysis are additionally equipped with a test zone for determining specific gravity, which allows for a conclusive assessment of the measurement results.
Wide range of test strips for urinalysis
With Praxisdienst, you may purchase from a large selection of urine test strips from popular suppliers, at reasonable prices. In addition to test strips from Siemens and AccuBio Tech, you will also find Combur test strips from Roche, as well as MediTest urine test strips from Macherey-Nagel for urinalysis in the surgery or lab. On top of urine rapid tests, we also offer you urine cups and culture mediums for urine culture.