What is tested in the Renal Function Panel?
The Renal Function Panel tests the Albumin, Calcium, Carbon Dioxide, Chloride, Creatinine, Glucose, Phosphate (as Phosphorus), Potassium, Sodium and Urea Nitrogen levels.
Why is the Renal Function Panel important?
The Renal Function Panel is important as it measures various markers that help assess renal (kidney) function.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Renal Function Panel is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
An 8-12 hour fast is recommended before testing.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.