Alanine aminotransferase (ALT/SGPT); albumin:globulin
(A:G) ratio; albumin, serum; alkaline phosphatase, serum; aspartate
aminotransferase (AST/SGOT); bilirubin, total; BUN; BUN:creatinine
ratio; calcium, serum; carbon dioxide, total; chloride, serum;
creatinine, serum; eGFR calculation; globulin, total; glucose, serum;
potassium, serum; protein, total, serum; sodium, serum
Within 1 day
Turnaround time is defined as the usual number of days from the date of pickup of a specimen for
testing to when the result is released to the ordering provider. In some cases, additional time should be
allowed for additional confirmatory or additional reflex tests. Testing schedules may vary.
For more information, please view the literature below.
AMA-Recognized Organ and Disease Panels
Serum (preferred) or plasma
0.5 mL (Note: This volume does not allow for repeat testing.)
Gel-barrier tube is preferred (send entire tube). Red-top tube or green-top (lithium heparin) tube is acceptable.
Draw blood in gel-barrier tube and centrifuge. If red-top
tube or green-top tube is used, centrifuge within 45 minutes of draw,
remove the serum or plasma, and place in a transport tube and tightly
stopper the tube.
Patient should fast for 12 hours preceding collection of specimen.
See individual tests.