TPBF - Overview: Protein, Total, Body Fluid

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: TPBF    
Protein, Total, Body Fluid

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

Pleural fluid: Identification of exudative pleural effusions


Peritoneal fluid: Differentiating hepatic from other causes of ascites that have elevated serum ascites albumin gradient (SAAG) 

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

Photometric, Biuret

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


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

Protein, Total, BF