Electrolytes

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Electrolytes

What is Electrolytes?

Electrolytes test is performed on a sample of blood to measure level of Sodium, Potassium, Chloride and Bicarbonate in blood.It is performed to confirm Head Injury, Heat Stroke, Renal Disorder and Seizures and also during treatment and after treatment of Head Injury, Heat Stroke, Renal Disorder and Seizures.
Also known as

Electrolytes (Na+ K+ Cl-) Test, Serum Electrolytes (Na+ K+ Cl-) Ion Selective Electrode Blood, Sr. Electrolytes Ion Selective Electrode Blood, Electrolytes (Na+ K+ Cl-), Serum Electrolytes (Na+ K+ Cl-), Sr. Electrolytes

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Preparation for Electrolytes

No special preparation is needed for Electrolytes. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing Electrolytes. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.

Procedure for Electrolytes

Electrolytes is done using Ion Selective Electrode method on a Blood sample.

Normal values for Electrolytes

The normal result for Electrolytes for Sodium is 136 - 145mEq/L for Unisex gender and for All age groups. Potassium is 3.5 - 5.1 mEq/L for Unisex gender and for All age groups. Chloride is 98 - 107 mEq/L for Unisex gender and for All age groups. Bicarbonate is 23 - 29mEq/L for Unisex gender and for All age groups.

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