WHAT IS ADDIS COUNT TEST?

WHAT IS ADDIS COUNT TEST?

When subclinical glomerulonephritis is suspected, an Addis count on a 12-hour urine specimen may demonstrate increased erythrocytes and leukocytes, and increased rates of cast excretion in amounts too small to be detected in a random urine specimen examined microscopically. The count is performed on the sediment from a portion of the 12-hour collection. 

 

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