Chloride Test

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Also known as: Cl

At a Glance

Why Get Tested?

To determine if there is a problem with your body’s acid-alkali (pH) balance and to monitor treatment

When to Get Tested?

If your doctor thinks that you have an electrolyte imbalance

Sample Required?

A blood sample taken from a vein in the arm or a urine sample

Test Preparation Needed?