Comprehensive Metabolic Panel, What does this mean? Part 2

Comprehensive Metabolic Panel

Sources for Comprehensive Metabolic Panel can be found here at The Free Dictionary, and Lab Tests Online.

Blood Test

Explained

Glucose GlucoseBlood Sugar
BUN blood urea nitrogen Kidney Function Test
Creatinine Creatinine Kidney Function Test
eGFR MDRD, GFR

 

Glomerular Filtration Rate

 

Kidney Function Test

 

 T4

TSH

Thyroxine

thyroid-stimulating hormone

Thyroid Function Test

Thyroid Function Test

Sodium Sodium Electrolyte levels
Potassium Potassium Electrolyte levels
Chloride Chloride Electrolyte levels
CO2 carbon dioxide blood bicarbonate level
Calcium Calcium 1,  bones, heart, nerves, kidneys, and teeth
Protein Protein Liver test
Albumin Albumin Liver test
Bili Total bilebilirubin, Total Bilirubin; TBIL; Neonatal Bilirubin; Direct Bilirubin; Conjugated Bilirubin; Indirect Bilirubin; Unconjugated Bilirubin Liver Test
Alk Phos, ALKP Alkaline Phosphatase Liver inflammation and damage test
AST/SGOT

SGOT

aspartate amino transferase

Serum Glutamic-OxaloaceticTransaminase

Liver inflammation and damage test

ALT/SGPT

SGPT

alanine amino transferase

Serum Glutamate PyruvateTransaminase

Liver inflammation and damage test

The following video explains in great detail about the Comprehensive Metabolic Panel.

 

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