Fluoride (grey) specimen.
Mon - Sun, 24hrs
Cobas Pro enzymatic.
0.6 - 2.0 mmol/L
Lactic acidosis is considered to be present when lactate is elevated to more than 3 or 4 mmol/L
Type A – Tissue hypoxia
Type B - Metabolic disorders
Glycolate, a metabolite of ethylene glycol, causes a large false increase when lactate is measured on an ABL gas analyser and a smaller false increase when measured on the main chemistry analyser.
0.1 mL Fluoride plasma (Frozen)