Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Magnesium

CMH Lab Section
Chemistry

Specimen Requirements
0.2 ml of blood in a mint green or red top w/ yellow ring gel tube

Availability
Stat, Urgent, Routine

Turn Around Time
Stat: 1 hrRoutine: 2-4 hrs

Methodology
Vitros Colorimetric

Ranges
All ages: 1.6- 2.3 mg/dL

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