What is included in a metabolic panel?
Moreover, what is the difference between basic metabolic panel and comprehensive metabolic panel?
The BMP has 8 tests; the comprehensive metabolic panel (CMP) is a made up of 14 tests – the 8 from the BMP as well as 2 protein tests (albumin and total protein) and 4 liver tests (ALP, ALT, AST, and bilirubin).
Also, what is the normal range for comprehensive metabolic panel? Computer screen report of a comprehensive metabolic panel. The comprehensive metabolic panel, or chemical screen, (CMP; CPT code 80053) is a panel of 14 blood tests which serves as an initial broad medical screening tool.
|Total protein||6.3 - 7.9||g/dL|
Hereof, will a metabolic panel show cancer?
Samples collected for cancer blood tests are analyzed in a lab for signs of cancer. The samples may show cancer cells, proteins or other substances made by the cancer. Examples of blood tests used to diagnose cancer include: Complete blood count (CBC).
Why are CMP labs ordered?
The comprehensive metabolic panel (CMP) is used as a broad screening tool to evaluate organ function and check for conditions such as diabetes, liver disease, and kidney disease. The CMP is routinely ordered as part of a blood work-up for a medical exam or yearly physical.