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22699 Metabolic Panel, Basic

Metabolic Panel, Basic
Test Code: MPB
Synonyms/Keywords
Chemistry Panel, Basic, Basic Metabolic Panel​, BMP
Test Components

Bicarbonate, Urea Nitrogen, Total Calcium, Chloride, Creatinine, Glucose, Potassium, Sodium, Anion Gap, and Estimated glomerular filtration rate​

Useful For
Provides a quick check of kidney function, liver function, and electrolyte and fluid balance.​
Specimen Requirements
 
 
Fasting Required Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
No​ ​Plasma/Serum​Lithium-heparin Plasma Separator (PST)​, Serum Separator Tube (SST)

Lithium or Sodium-heparin Green Top (GTT), Red Top Tube (RTT)

2 mL​0.5 mL​0.8 mL whole blood​
Collection Processing Instructions
Samples collected in a RTT or GTT must be removed from cells within one hour for storage or transport. Samples collected in gel barrier tubes must be removed from the primary tube prior to transporting to Marshfield. Do not send the primary collection tube.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
Plasma/Serum​ ​ ​ Ambient​ 1 day
Refrigerate​ 2 days​
Frozen​ 2 months​
Rejection Criteria

Grossly hemolyzed samples

Interference
Hemolyzed samples will falsely increase K.​
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
Bloomer​ ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Cadott ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Chetek ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
Chippewa Falls​ ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Clairemont​Monday through Friday​
1 day (sent to Eau Claire)
See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension​
Colby/Abbotsford​ ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Cornell ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Ladysmith)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Cumberland ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Diagnostic Treatment Center ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Eagle River​ ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Eau Claire ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Flambeau Hospital ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Hayward​ ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Ladysmith Medical Center ​​Monday through Sunday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Lake Hallie ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Lakeview Medical Center ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Marshfield​ Monday through Sunday​ Less than 2 hours​ See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU​
​Mercer ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Minocqua)
See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Merrill​ ​Monday through Saturday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Minocqua ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Mosinee​ ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Neillsville​Monday through Sunday​​Less than 2 hours​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension​
​Oakwood ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Eau Claire)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Phillips ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Rhinelander ​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
Stettin​ ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
Stevens Point​ ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Wausau ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Wisconsin Rapids ​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Wittenberg ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
All Performing Sites
See individual test listings for reference ranges.
​ ​ See Critical Value List for list of current critical values
Outreach CPTs
CPT Modifier
(if needed)
Quantity Description Comments
80048 ​ ​MPB with total Calcium
Synonyms/Keywords
Chemistry Panel, Basic, Basic Metabolic Panel​, BMP
Test Components

Bicarbonate, Urea Nitrogen, Total Calcium, Chloride, Creatinine, Glucose, Potassium, Sodium, Anion Gap, and Estimated glomerular filtration rate​

Ordering Applications
Ordering Application Description
​Centricity

​a. Basic Metabolic Panel (MBP, Chem 7)

b. MPB (Metabolic Panel Basic)

​Cerner ​Basic Metabolic Panel (COMMON)
​COM ​Metabolic Panel, Basic
If the ordering application you are looking for is not listed, contact your local laboratory for assistance.
Specimen Requirements
 
 
Fasting Required Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
No​ ​Plasma/Serum​Lithium-heparin Plasma Separator (PST)​, Serum Separator Tube (SST)

Lithium or Sodium-heparin Green Top (GTT), Red Top Tube (RTT)

2 mL​0.5 mL​0.8 mL whole blood​
Collection Processing
Samples collected in a RTT or GTT must be removed from cells within one hour for storage or transport. Samples collected in gel barrier tubes must be removed from the primary tube prior to transporting to Marshfield. Do not send the primary collection tube.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
Plasma/Serum​ ​ ​ Ambient​ 1 day
Refrigerate​ 2 days​
Frozen​ 2 months​
Rejection Criteria

Grossly hemolyzed samples

Interference
Hemolyzed samples will falsely increase K.​
Useful For
Provides a quick check of kidney function, liver function, and electrolyte and fluid balance.​
Test Components

Bicarbonate, Urea Nitrogen, Total Calcium, Chloride, Creatinine, Glucose, Potassium, Sodium, Anion Gap, and Estimated glomerular filtration rate​

Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
All Performing Sites
See individual test listings for reference ranges.
​ ​ See Critical Value List for list of current critical values
For more information visit:
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
Bloomer​ ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Cadott ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Chetek ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
Chippewa Falls​ ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Clairemont​Monday through Friday​
1 day (sent to Eau Claire)
See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension​
Colby/Abbotsford​ ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Cornell ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Ladysmith)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Cumberland ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Diagnostic Treatment Center ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Eagle River​ ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Eau Claire ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Flambeau Hospital ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Hayward​ ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Ladysmith Medical Center ​​Monday through Sunday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Lake Hallie ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Lakeview Medical Center ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Marshfield​ Monday through Sunday​ Less than 2 hours​ See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU​
​Mercer ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Minocqua)
See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Merrill​ ​Monday through Saturday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Minocqua ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
Mosinee​ ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Neillsville​Monday through Sunday​​Less than 2 hours​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension​
​Oakwood ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Eau Claire)
​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Phillips ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
​Rhinelander ​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
Stettin​ ​​​Monday through Friday
1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
Stevens Point​ ​​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Wausau ​Monday through Sunday​ ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Wisconsin Rapids ​Monday through Friday ​Less than 2 hours​ ​See Individual Test for Methodology/Siemens Dimension
​Wittenberg ​​​Monday through Friday
​1 day (sent to Marshfield)
​​See Individual Test for Methodology/Beckman AU
For billing questions, see Contacts
Outreach CPTs
CPT Modifier
(if needed)
Quantity Description Comments
80048 ​ ​MPB with total Calcium
For most current information refer to the Marshfield Laboratory online reference manual.