Beta Hydroxybutyric Acid
Beta Hydroxy Butyric Acid
KETONE BODIES, SERUM
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Diagnosis and monitoring of therapy for diabetic ketoacidosis.
Less than 0.4 mmol/L
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Collect specimen in SST or red top tube.
Collect specimen in SST or red top tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial, and refrigerate. Specimens are stable 1 week refrigerated (2-8 degrees C).