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Small Mammal Profile 1
Test Code: VZ1
Synonyms/Keywords
​Small Animal Profile
Test Components
Glucose (GLU), Aspartate Amino Transferase (AST), Alanine Amino Transferase (ALT), Gamma Glutamyl Transferase (GGT), Alkaline Phosphatase (ALKP), Total Bilirubin (TBILI), Cholesterol (CHOL), Total Protein (TP), Albumin (ALB), Globulin (GLOB), Albumin/Globulin Ratio (A/G), Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN), Creatinine (CREAT), Blood Urea Nitrogen/Creatinine Ratio (BU/CRE), Phosphorus (PHOS), Calcium (Ca), Sodium (Na), Potassium (K), Sodium/Potassium Ratio (Na/K), Chloride (Cl), Uric Acid (UA)
Species
Alpaca, Avian, Bovine, Camelid, Canine, Caprine, Equine, Feline, Ferret, Mouse, Other, Ovine, Porcine, Primate, Rabbit, Rat
Test Category
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
​Serum/Plasma ​Red Top Tube (RTT)

​Serum Separator Tube (SST)

Lithium-heparin Green Top Tube (GTT)

​1.0 mL ​346 uL
Collection Processing Instructions
Serum/Plasma must be separated from clot within 1 hour of collection.
Label tubes with animal’s name.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
​Serum/Plasma ​Refrigerate ​5 days
​Serum/Plasma ​Frozen ​6 months
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Cleveland ​Chemistry: Monday through Saturday Less than 2 hours​ Olympus AU​
​Marfhield Chemistry: Monday through Saturday​ Less than 2 hours​ Olympus AU​
​Milwaukee Chemistry: Monday through Saturday​ Less than 2 hours​ Olympus AU​
​Minneapolis ​Chemistry: Monday through Saturday ​Less than 2 hours ​Olympus AU
Marshfield Center Laboratory Section
Test Information
Optimally, refrigerated serum should be analyzed within 3-5 days of collection for most chemistry assays.
Reference Intervals
Synonyms/Keywords
​Small Animal Profile
Test Components
Glucose (GLU), Aspartate Amino Transferase (AST), Alanine Amino Transferase (ALT), Gamma Glutamyl Transferase (GGT), Alkaline Phosphatase (ALKP), Total Bilirubin (TBILI), Cholesterol (CHOL), Total Protein (TP), Albumin (ALB), Globulin (GLOB), Albumin/Globulin Ratio (A/G), Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN), Creatinine (CREAT), Blood Urea Nitrogen/Creatinine Ratio (BU/CRE), Phosphorus (PHOS), Calcium (Ca), Sodium (Na), Potassium (K), Sodium/Potassium Ratio (Na/K), Chloride (Cl), Uric Acid (UA)
Species
Alpaca, Avian, Bovine, Camelid, Canine, Caprine, Equine, Feline, Ferret, Mouse, Other, Ovine, Porcine, Primate, Rabbit, Rat
Test Category
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
​Serum/Plasma ​Red Top Tube (RTT)

​Serum Separator Tube (SST)

Lithium-heparin Green Top Tube (GTT)

​1.0 mL ​346 uL
Collection Processing Instructions
Serum/Plasma must be separated from clot within 1 hour of collection.
Label tubes with animal’s name.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
​Serum/Plasma ​Refrigerate ​5 days
​Serum/Plasma ​Frozen ​6 months
Test Information
Optimally, refrigerated serum should be analyzed within 3-5 days of collection for most chemistry assays.
Reference Intervals
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Cleveland ​Chemistry: Monday through Saturday Less than 2 hours​ Olympus AU​
​Marfhield Chemistry: Monday through Saturday​ Less than 2 hours​ Olympus AU​
​Milwaukee Chemistry: Monday through Saturday​ Less than 2 hours​ Olympus AU​
​Minneapolis ​Chemistry: Monday through Saturday ​Less than 2 hours ​Olympus AU
Laboratory Section
For most current information refer to the Marshfield Laboratory online reference manual.