All individuals regardless of age with an estimated GFR 60 mL/min: <1800 pg/mL
Collection/ Processing Details:
Useful for: Aids in the diagnosis of congestive heart failure
Specimen should be centrifuged prior to transport.
Ensure that complete clot formation in serum specimens has taken place prior to centrifugation. If specimen is centrifuged before a complete clot forms, the presence of fibrin may cause erroneous results.