Sodium (Na)

NameSodium
Tube TypeSerum (Gold top)
Reporting Unitsmmol/L
Reference RangeAll133 – 146
Analytical Range80 – 180
AvailabilityNDDH (24/7)
Target turnaround time2 hours
Special requirements & notes
Patient preparationN/A
Volume required1 tube (4ml)
If delayed transport to lab, store:Centrifuged, in refrigerator
Factors affecting result interpretationSignificantly raised protein, triglycerides may give falsely low levels
Time limit for add on test4 days
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
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Last updated: July 2, 2019