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Test Code RENAL Renal Function Panel

Additional Codes

Epic: LAB19

Specimen Required

Specimen Type: Serum

Collection Container/Type

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Green top (Lithium Heparin)

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 3 mL

Collection Instructions: Centrifuge and separate cells after clot formation and within 4 hours of collection. 

Specimen Minimum Volume

1 mL

Specimen Stability

Room temperature: 24 hours

Refrigerated: 4 days

Frozen: 2 weeks

Reference Range

See laboratory report

Rejection Due To

Unlabeled, mislabeled, wrong tube type, hemolyzed, QNS, exceeds specimen stability

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Daily

Report Available

Same day

Includes

Glucose

Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN)

Creatinine

Sodium

Potassium

Chloride

Carbon Dioxide (CO2)

Calcium

Albumin

Phosphorus