Specimen: 2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Overnight fasting is preferred.
Stability (Room): 8 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 4 days
Stability (Frozen): 4 weeks
Method: Molybdate UV
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 hrs
Usage: Phosphorus is a critical anion found mostly in bone and muscle. Multiple disorders specially affecting renal function can alter the phosphorus levels.
Specialty: Nephrologist, Orthopedician
Disease: Disorders of Bone, Disorders of Kidney
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: Overnight fasting is preferred.