To assess electrolyte balance related to magnesium levels to assist in diagnosis, monitoring diseases, and therapeutic interventions such as hemodialysis.
Serum (1 mL) collected in a red- or tiger-top tube.
|Age||Conventional Units||SI Units (Conventional Units × 0.4114)|
|Newborn||1.7–2.5 mg/dL||0.7–1 mmol/L|
|Child||1.7–2.3 mg/dL||0.70–0.95 mmol/L|
|Adult||1.6–2.6 mg/dL||0.66–1.07 mmol/L|
Magnesium, Blood has been found in Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests
If you are a registered user, please login below.
If not, learn more about gaining full access.
- Try and Buy
- Nursing Central puts five fully integrated references at your fingertips on mobile devices and the web. See how Nursing Central works by clicking the sample entries below or purchase a subscription for the web and your mobile device.
View these free topics online now.