S-Ca KL 2013
Calcium testing is used especially in the monitoring of parathyroid gland and bone diseases. Various illnesses involve abnormal calcium levels in serum.
Investigating calcium metabolism dysfunction and determining the calcium balance.
1 mL of serum (or Li-heparin plasma). Fasting is recommended.
Storage and delivery
Delivery at room temperature on sampling day. Can be stored refrigerated over the weekend, ship at room temperature.
1 – 2 weekdays
2.15 – 2.51 mmol/L