Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP)

The comprehensive metabolic panel (CMP) is a frequently ordered panel of 14 tests that provides information about the current status of a person’s metabolism, including the health of the kidneys and liver, electrolyte and acid/base balance as well as levels of blood glucose and blood proteins.

You may need to fast for 10-12 hours prior to sample collection.

The CMP include:

  • Glucose
  • Calcium
  • Albumin
  • Total Protein
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • CO2 (carbon dioxide, bicarbonate)
  • Chloride
  • BUN (blood urea nitrogen)
  • Creatinine
  • ALP (alkaline phosphatase)
  • ALT (alanine amino transferase)
  • AST (aspartate amino transferase)
  • Bilirubin



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