chemistry panel

chemistry panel

A group of routinely performed laboratory tests that assess commonly measured electrolytes, e.g., the concentrations of sodium or potassium in the blood; kidney function, e.g., BUN or creatinine; glucose; or liver function. The term is sometimes abbreviated as CHEM7, CHEM8, or CHEM15, depending on the number of tests included in the panel. Synonym: chemistry profile
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He was alleged to have made a false claim of being a current chemistry panel head of a secondary school.
Tests include a complete blood count, chemistry panel, urinalysis, retrovirus and thyroid hormone testing, echocardiogram, electrocardiogram and blood pressure.
A geriatric-dog blood chemistry panel should also be done annually.
This new test incorporates proprietary technology that allows SDMA to be measured on routine high throughput clinical chemistry analyzers used in its reference labs in a highly cost effective fashion and at the same rapid turnaround time as the rest of a chemistry panel, according to the company.
In general, we offer CBC and chemistry panel, whole-body radiographs, and fecal Gram's staining.
Results for complete blood count, serum chemistry panel, hepatic function tests, and inflammatory markers were within reference intervals.
While reflex testing is available on most automated platforms, there are a number of situations in which a urine chemistry panel will be normal, so the reflexive particle exam will not occur.
Primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) results from inappropriate overproduction of parathyroid hormone from one or more of the parathyroid gland(s) and presents with hypercalcemia, which can be seen on a basic chemistry panel.
In a serum chemistry panel, the albumin level may point to malabsorption or malnutrition.
We recommended close observation and a repeat of the chemistry panel at 4-5 hours post ingestion.
You can get the work-up started even before referral by ordering a chemistry panel (electrolytes, BUN, creatinine, total protein, albumin, and cholesterol), a complement component 3 (C3) and/or antinuclear antibody test, and a renal ultrasound, he suggested.

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