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  • CMP: Comprehensive Metabolic Panel

CMP: Comprehensive Metabolic Panel

Includes: Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, CO2, BUN, Creatinine, Glucose, Calcium, Albumin, Total Protein, Total Bilirubin, AST, ALT, and Alkaline Phosphatase

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB17
EPIC Order
  COMPREHENSIVE METABOLIC PANEL
CPT Code(s)   80053
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
Stability Unspun:
Spun:
2 hours recommended
Room Temp: </=6 hrs recommended
Refrigerator: 3 days
Frozen: 7 days
Availability Routine: 24 hours/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr., Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Normal: See individual tests for reference ranges.
  Critical: See individual tests for reference ranges.
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, Aliquot, Refrigerate
Comments

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on December 15, 2017

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

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