Test Catalog

Test ID: BMAMA    
Basic Metabolic Panel, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Routine health monitoring or patient monitoring while hospitalized for information regarding metabolism, including the current kidney status, electrolyte, and acid/base balance, and blood glucose

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
KSPotassium, SYesYes
NASSodium, SYesYes
CLChloride, SYesYes
HCO3Bicarbonate, SYesYes
AGAPAnion GapNoYes
BUNBld Urea Nitrog(BUN), SYesYes
CRTS1Creatinine with eGFR, SYesYes
CACalcium, Total, SYesYes
GLURAGlucose, Random, SYesYes

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

KS, NAS, CL: Potentiometric, Indirect Ion-Selective Electrode

HCO3: Photometric/Enzymatic

AGAP: Sodium-(Bicarbonate + Chloride)

BUN: Photometric, Urease

CRTS1: Enzymatic Colorimetric Assay

CA: Photometric, 5-nitro-5'-methyl-BAPTA

GLURA: Photometric/Hexokinase

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Basic Metabolic Panel, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Chem 7
Chem 8
Chemistry Panel
Chemistry Screen