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|Name: ||Ketones, Whole Blood (Acetest)|
|Reference Range: ||Negative|
|Note: ||Acetest tablets are unavailable. CMMC lab will be using a Precision Xtra analyzer to quantitatively measure B-Ketone (Beta-Hydroxybutyrate) in whole blood samples.|
Bridgton and Rumford Hospitals are still using the Acetest tablets to measure Blood Ketones. Orderable test at those facilities is Ketones, Blood (KETONE).