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what tests are in a comprehensive metabolic panel?

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Dr. Kelty Baker
27 years experience Hematology
Metabolic panel: A comprehensive metabolic panel tests kidney and liver function, as well as the level of common electrolytes such as sodium, potassium, and calcium.
Answered on Apr 22, 2019
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Standard testing: Most general internists check a lipid profile and a comprehensive metabolic panel, as well as a complete blood count, once yearly.
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