Ketones

Ketones (betahydroxybutyrate)

Test Name:   Beta Hydroxybutyrate
Alternate Name (s):   Ketones
Laboratory Module:   LAB
Ordering Mnemonic:   BETA
Specimen Type:   

Serum

Collection Container:   SST -or Green
Container Information
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Collection Information:    
Test Schedule:  

24/7

Turnaround Time:   Routine

< 4.0 hours

Stat / Urgent

< 1.0 hours

Reference Interval:  

 

Critical Values:    
Lab Process Notes :    
Storage & Transport:  

Store refrigerated.

Test Referred to :    On-site, BGH Laboratory

                 updated 2018.05.07 ll

 
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