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Available Tests

  • BMP: Basic Metabolic Panel

BMP: Basic Metabolic Panel

Includes: Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, CO2, BUN, Creatinine, Glucose, and Calcium

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB15
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   80048
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 mL blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red top acceptable
  micro: 500 µL blood/serum separator bullet/gold top/red top
Availability Routine: 24 hours/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr., Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Normal: see individual tests
  Critical: see individual tests

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate


Reviewed by gloria_crawford on June 16, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514