Comprehensive Metabolic Panel

Methodology: 
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Performed: 
Monday - Friday
Reported: 
Within 24 hours
Use: 
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Specimen Requirements: 
Type: Serum or plasma
 

Container/Tube: Serum gel or lithium heparin

Sample Volume: Submit full tubes.

Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL serum or plasma

Preparation:
  1. Submit specimens in their original tubes.
  2. Centrifuge tubes if there is a delay in transport of more than 1 hour.

Storage:  Samples are stable for up to 24 hours at 2 – 8ºC.

Unacceptable Conditions: Samples with moderate or marked hemolysis will be rejected.

Specimen Retention Time: 5 days
Reference Values: 
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Interpretation Data: 
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CPT Code (s): 
80053
Notes: 

UFHPL Test #: 20125

UFHPL Epic order code: LAB17

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