Basic Metabolic Panel
The Panel includes BUN, Creatinine, Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, CO2, Glucose, and Calcium.
Testing performed on the DxC 700 AU Analyzer.
This panel is used as a general indicator of metabolic control and to screen for a wide variety of conditions which affect that control.
Specimen Storage and Stability
Acceptable Sample: One Gold Top SST (Minimum Whole Blood: 4.0mL)
Specimen Collection and Preparation
Allow SST specimens to clot 30 to 60 minutes, then immediately centrifuge to separate serum from cells. Refrigerate (2-8°C or 36-46°F).
Hemolyzed and/or uncentrifuged
See specific analytes for reference ranges.
Monday - Saturday, 16 hours a day.
Result available after getting the specimen in 5 hours.
STAT results available within 2 hours of receipt in the Laboratory.
*NOTE: All Specimen Refrigerated (2-8°C) for 7 days only.
Vibra Health Laboratory
Phone: (248) 846-0663
1307 Allen Dr, Suite A, Troy, MI 48083