|ID:159 ||Phosphate||Search Links: General Info : Protocols : Patient Info|
|Description||Phosphate is the biological form that contains the mineral phosphorus. Most (about 85%) of the body's is found in bones. The rest of it is stored in tissues throughout the body. Phosphate is essential to support high energy reactions involng ADP and AMP. Measured as part of Ca/bone profile.|
|Additional Info||Part of Ca/bone profile.
|Ref. Range (Male)||0.80 - 1.50 (>16 years)|
|Ref. Range (Female)||0.80 - 1.50 (>16 years)|
|Ref. Range (Paed)|| see info below|
|Ref. Range Notes||0 - 4 wks: 1.3 - 2.6, 4wks - 1 yr: 1.3 - 2.4, 1 - 16 yrs: 0.9 - 1.8, >16 yrs: 0.8 - 1.5|
|IP Acute TAT||Refer to Website|
|IP Routine TAT||Refer to Website|
|GP Acute TAT||- Contact Laboratory|
|GP Routine TAT||Refer to Website|
|Turnround Comment||Minimum retest interval = 36 hours|
Originally edited by : MC. Last edited on 21/06/2017 11:50:55. Published By S.BENNETT on 21/06/2016 11:50:55.