HCO3 - Overview: Bicarbonate, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: HCO3    
Bicarbonate, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnosis and treatment of acid-base imbalance in respiratory and metabolic systems

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Photometric, Enzymatic

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Bicarbonate, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Carbon Dioxide, Plasma or Serum
CO2 (Carbon Dioxide) Plasma or Serum