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Gives and a 1-2 week glucose bound to albumin.

Fructosamine (FRUCT)

32

Help maintain water balance, osmotic pressure, muscle and nervous function

Electrolytes

33

First indication of dehydration.

Electrolytes

34

Most common intracellular cation

Potassium K

35

50% found in bones.

Magnesium Mg

36

99% located in bones.

Calcium

37

Inversely related to calcium

Phosphorus

38

Normal ph of the body

7.4

39

What does a chemistry measure?

Proteins and chemicals

40

How long after drawing blood do we have to run a chemistry?

One hour or glucose is affected

41

What affects glucose?

Contact with red cells, stress

42

What electrolyte is most common intracellular cation?

Potassium

43

What electrolyte is most common extracelluar cation?

Sodium

44

What three things make up total protein?

Albumin, globulin, fibrinogen

45

What cause glucose uria?

Glucose gets too high and the kidneys to filter out so it dumps out and ends up in the bloodstream and therefore the urine.

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What does globulin do?

Moves hormone around