electrolyte panel

electrolyte panel

Lab medicine A battery of tests used to evaluate serum–or rarely, stool electrolytes–eg, Na+, K+, chloride, CO2. See Panel.
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Contract awarded for cfq for the supply of piccolo general chemistry and electrolyte panel
These test volumes included an electrolyte panel (ELPN), phosphorus (Phos), aspartate aminotransferase (AST), and alkaline phosphatase (Alk Phos).
The results of a complete blood count, electrolyte panel, and renal function tests were normal.
The test segments included in this report are basic metabolic panel, electrolyte panel, liver panel, lipid profile, renal profile/kidney function panel, thyroid function panel, specialty chemical tests.
Get an electrolyte panel if the patient is persistently symptomatic.
Ian's physician doubts that the confusion is the result of brain metastasis or hepatorenal insufficiency and orders an electrolyte panel to be drawn.
9]/L), but normal hemoglobin, hematocrit, renal panel, electrolyte panel, liver function tests, amylase and bilirubin levels.
Test volume performed at Woodstock '99 Test Number Complete blood count 128 Urinalysis 81 Basic metabolic panel 59 Urine drug screens 49 Serum/urine pregnancy 37 Electrolyte panel 33 Comprehensive panel 30 Hepatic panel 14 Prothrombin time 9 Partial thromboplastin time 8 Sedimentation rate 4 Mononucleosis test 1 Stat test turnaround times Average turnaround Percent verified Test time in minutes [less than] 60 minutes Complete blood count 27.
EXAMPLE I: ELECTROLYTES PLUS BUN AND CREATININE Medicare payment Tests performed Coding options policy Carbon dioxide Option A Carrier pays for Chloride 80051 Electrolyte Panel six tests Potassium (4 automated tests) ATP06 = $10.
In other words, the new electrolyte panel (G0097) will be paid at the same rate as any combination of four automated chemistry tests (80004).
The cost per patient for an electrolyte panel is 33 cents, a substantial savings from the previous send-out cost of $4.
An electrolyte panel for the profile was run on a smaller analyzer.

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