Formal Name of the Test:
Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
Other Names Used:
CMP, Metabolic Panel, BMP, Comprehensive, CMP blood test, CMP test
This comprehensive screening tool comprises 14 tests that assess your liver, kidneys, and other organs to provide an overall picture of your health. Organ function, electrolytes, blood sugar, and blood proteins are all examined by the panel.
The CMP includes tests for:
• Liver function (ALP, ALT, AST, Bilirubin)
• Kidney function (BUN, Creatinine)
• Electrolytes and fluid balance (Sodium, Potassium, Carbon Dioxide, Chloride)
• Proteins (Albumin, Total Protein)
• Blood sugar (Glucose)
Fasting for 12 hours is preferred.
Test Performed at:
Quest Diagnostics, Test Code 10231
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