National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NHANES 2017-2018 Laboratory Methods

Lab Method Name Documentation Release Date
A. Iron (Frozen) [PDF - 955 KB] February 2020
A. Serum ALT [PDF - 873 KB] February 2020
B. Serum Albumin [PDF - 874 KB] February 2020
B. UIBC [PDF - 936 KB] February 2020
C. Serum ALP [PDF - 873 KB] February 2020
Cadmium, Lead, Manganese, Mercury, and Selenium [PDF - 1.74 MB] February 2020
Chromium and Cobalt [PDF - 2.13 MB] February 2020
Complete Blood Count [PDF - 11.3 MB] February 2020
Cotinine and Hydroxycotinine in Serum [PDF - 1.45 MB] March 2020
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Serology [PDF - 644 KB] February 2020
D. Serum AST [PDF - 879 KB] February 2020
Direct HDL [PDF - 751 KB] February 2020
E. Serum Bicarbonate [PDF - 933 KB] February 2020
F. Serum BUN [PDF - 877 KB] February 2020
G. Serum Chloride [PDF - 888 KB] February 2020
Glycohemoglobin G8 [PDF - 890 KB] February 2020
Glycohemoglobin Premier [PDF - 792 KB] February 2020
H. Serum CPK [PDF - 874 KB] February 2020
Hepatitis A Antibody [PDF - 655 KB] February 2020
Hepatitis B Core Antibody [PDF - 681 KB] February 2020
Hepatitis B Surface Antibody [PDF - 719 KB] February 2020
Hepatitis B Surface Antigen [PDF - 870 KB] February 2020
Hepatitis C Confirmed Antibody [PDF - 844 KB] February 2020
Hepatitis C Genotype [PDF - 725 KB] February 2020
Hepatitis C RNA [PDF - 812 KB] February 2020
Hepatitis D Antibody [PDF - 647 KB] February 2020
HIV Combo [PDF - 735 KB] February 2020
HIV Multispot [PDF - 797 KB] February 2020
HIV NAT [PDF - 749 KB] February 2020
HS-CRP [PDF - 874 KB] February 2020
I. Serum Creatinine [PDF - 904 KB] February 2020
IgG Hepatitis E Antibody [PDF - 710 KB] February 2020
IgM Hepatitis E Antibody [PDF - 730 KB] February 2020
Inorganic Mercury, Methyl Mercury, Ethyl Mercury [PDF - 2.07 MB] February 2020
J. Serum Glucose (Refrigerated) [PDF - 898 KB] February 2020
K. Serum GGT [PDF - 892 KB] February 2020
L. Serum Iron (Refrigerated) [PDF - 899 KB] February 2020
M. Serum LDH [PDF - 901 KB] February 2020
N. Serum Phosphorus [PDF - 895 KB] February 2020
O. Serum Potassium [PDF - 879 KB] February 2020
P. Serum Sodium [PDF - 885 KB] February 2020
Q. Serum Total Bilirubin [PDF - 893 KB] February 2020
R. Serum Total Calcium [PDF - 876 KB] February 2020
S. Serum Total Cholesterol (Refrigerated) [PDF - 909 KB] February 2020
T. Serum Total Protein [PDF - 903 KB] February 2020
Total Cholesterol (Frozen) [PDF - 758 KB] February 2020
U. Serum Triglycerides (Refrigerated) [PDF - 911 KB] February 2020
Urine Albumin [PDF - 967 KB] February 2020
Urine Creatinine [PDF - 835 KB] February 2020
V. Serum Uric Acid [PDF - 903 KB] February 2020
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