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Albumin/total protein

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB2404

 

Methodology: 

Colorimetric

Schedule: 

On Request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Primary Light Green; Gold Top Tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.5 mL (Plasma or Serum)

 

Tests in this Panel: 

Test Name

Reference Interval

A/G Ratio [LRR11558]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

1.0

2.2

Globulin [LRR13753]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 - 999 Years

Any

2.3

3.5 g/dL

Albumin [LRR11326]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 - 999 Years

Any

3.5

5.0 g/dL

Total Protein [LRR16610]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 - 4 Weeks

Any

4.6

6.8 g/dL

4 Weeks - 12 Months

Any

4.8

7.8 g/dL

12 Months - 999 Years

Any

6.0

8.3 g/dL

Last Changed: 

9/1/2017 3:27 PM

Last Reviewed: 

9/1/2017 3:26 PM