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Calcium - Blood

Source Blood
Mnemonic CA
Specimen Requirements

1 x 3 mL or 4.5 mL light green (mint) top PST tube.  Gold top SST tube also acceptable.

0.2 mL  plasma or serum

Minimum Whole Blood Volumes for Microcollections

Specimen Handling
Additional Information
Testing Location Chemistry-ACH, DSC, FMC, PLC, RGH, SHC, SMCHC
Rural: BMSH, CLH, CMGH, DDHS, HRH, OGH, SDHS, VCH
Testing Frequency Daily
Alternate Name(s)
Reference Interval

0-10 days

1.80 - 2.90 mmol/L

11-365 days

2.20 - 2.80 mmol/L

>1 year

2.10 - 2.60 mmol/L

 
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