The Panel includes Sodium, Chloride, Potassium, and Carbon Dioxide (CO2).
Testing performed on the DxC 700 AU Analyzer.
This panel is used for the diagnosis and treatment of numerous potentially serious disorders associated with changes in body acid-base balance.
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