EGFR – CREATININE AND GLOMERULAR FILTRATION RATE.PREDICTED PANEL – SERUM OR PLASMA
GFR estimation is used to know the best overall index of kidney function. This test measures the level of creatinine in the blood and uses the result in a formula to calculate a number that reflects how well the kidneys are functioning.
How to prepare for the test?
Patient’s race, sex and age play an important role. GFR calculation with this formula is not applicable for patient’s who are less than 18 years old.