Albumin is a protein made by the liver that keeps blood vessels healthy, nourishes tissues, and transports hormones, vitamins, drugs, and substances like calcium throughout the body.
An albumin test may be ordered as part of a liver panel to evaluate liver function or with a creatinine, blood urea nitrogen (BUN), or renal panel to evaluate kidney function. Albumin may also be ordered to evaluate a person’s nutritional status.
Fasting Required: No
CPT Code: 82040
Walk-in or call 303.552.0657 to schedule an appointment.