The Micronutrient, Calcium test contains 1 test with 1 biomarker.
Micronutrient, Calcium - Serum calcium is involved in the regulation of neuromuscular and enzyme activity, bone metabolism and blood coagulation. Calcium blood levels are controlled by a complex interaction of parathyroid hormone, vitamin D, calcitonin and adrenal cortical steroids. Calcium measurements are useful in the diagnosis of parathyroid disease, some bone disorders and chronic renal disease. A low level of calcium may result in tetany.
Patients must be 18 years of age or greater.
Reference Range(s) (mg/dL)
18-19 years 8.9-10.4 8.9-10.4
20-49 years 8.6-10.3 8.6-10.2
>49 years 8.6-10.3 8.6-10.4
Reference range not available for individuals <18 years for this micronutrient test.