Laboratory: Clinical Biochemistry
Test Name:
PERITONEAL DIALYSIS FLUID (Biochemistry Specimen ID: DF)
Test Code: See Reference Values section below
Clinical Information:
Indication: Efficiency of Peritoneal Dialysis. The test results are meant to be input into the PET equation/software in the clinic.

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Collection Devices:
Specimen Required:
Peritoneal Dialysis Fluid: 2.0 mL
Referral:
Requisition:
Reference Values:
Delphic Code Test Name                   Interpretation                                                  
CRFL Creatinine No reference intervals established.  Results are intended for input into the PET testing equations and are not to be used in isolation.
GFL Glucose No reference intervals established.  Results are intended for input into the PET testing equations and are not to be used in isolation.
PFL Phosphate No reference intervals established.  Results are intended for input into the PET testing equations and are not to be used in isolation.
NAFL Sodium No reference intervals established.  Results are intended for input into the PET testing equations and are not to be used in isolation.
TPFL Total Protein No reference intervals established.  Results are intended for input into the PET testing equations and are not to be used in isolation.
UFL Urea No reference intervals established.  Results are intended for input into the PET testing equations and are not to be used in isolation.
Availability:
Daily at Health Sciences Centre, St. Boniface Hospital and Westman Lab. Other locations dependent on lab shipments to reference labs.
See Also:
More Information:
Sterile 15 mL Screw Cap Conical Tube
Manufacturer: Becton Dickinson

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