Chemistry Profile, Renal Function Panel
Kidney Function Survey
Profile, Renal Function
EGFR GLOMERULAR FILTRATION RATE
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See individual tests. Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rates (eGFR) for both an African American and a non-African American individual calculated using the MDRD study equation will be reported with serum creatinine levels ordered alone or as part of a panel for patients aged 18 - 100 years. A GFR estimate between 15 and 59 mL/min for >= 3 months is classified as chronic kidney disease (Stage 3 or 4).
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
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Collect specimen in an SST tube. Centrifuge within 4 hours of collection, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and refrigerate. If specimen cannot be centrifuged at client site, please arrange for delivery to MLabs within 3 hours of specimen collection.