What Is a Chem 14 Blood Test?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 27, 2020 9:18:14 AM ET

A Chem 14 blood test, also called a comprehensive metabolic panel, is a group of 14 tests used to check organ function and monitor certain health conditions. A Chem 14 measures blood levels of sodium, potassium, chloride, bicarbonate and glucose. It also evaluates kidney and liver function.

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