Recommended Blood Panel Screenings

Through the years, many patients have often asked me what bloodwork they should get as a general screening. The following tests are my recommendations:

Components: Panel/Test

Panel:

Chemistries

Glucose, Serum

Uric Acid, Serum

BUN

Creatinine, Serum

BUN/Creatinine Ratio

Sodium, Serum

Potassium, Serum

Chloride, Serum

Carbon Dioxide, Total

Calcium, Serum

Phosphorus, Serum

Magnesium, Serum

Protein, Total, Serum

Albumin, Serum

Globulin, Serum

A/G Ratio

Bilirubin, Total

Alkaline Phosphatase, Serum

LDH

AST (SGOT)

ALT (SGPT)

GGT

Panel:

Iron Bind. Cap. (TIBC)

UIBC

Iron, Serum

Iron Saturation

Ferritin, Serum

Panel:

Cholesterol, Total

Triglycerides

HDL Cholesterol

VLDL Cholesterol Cal.

LDL Cholesterol Cal.

LDL/HDL Ratio

Panel:

C-Reactive Protein, High Sensitivity

Panel:

TSH

Thyroxine (T4)

Triiodothyronine (T3)

Triiodothyronine, Free, Serum

Panel:

Thyroxine (T4) Free, Direct, Serum

Panel:

Calcitrol(1,25 di-OH Vit D)

Vitamin D, 25-Hydroxy

Panel:

CBC, Platelet Ct. and Diff

WBC

RBC

Hemoglobin

Hematocrit

MCV

MCH

MCHC

RDW

Platelets

Neutrophils

Lymphocytes

Monocytes

Eosinophils

Basophils

Immature Cells

Neutrophils (Absolute)

Lymphocytes (Absolute)

Monocytes (Absolute)

Eosinophils

Basophils (Absolute)

Immature Granulocytes

Immature Grans (Abs)

NRBC

Hematology Comments:

Sedimentation Rate – Westergren

Reticulocyte Count

01/12/2015. Kelly Miller DC NMD FASA FBAARM

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