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Catecholamine urine test

Catecholamine urine test

Overview

Catecholamine is a test that measures the level of catecholamines or catecholamine metabolites (break-down products) in urine.

Review Date 5/21/2017

Updated by: Laura J. Martin, MD, MPH, ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Atlanta, GA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.