Nutrition Status Advanced Plus Bundle


Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (14)

[CMP] Fasting recommended (see description for details). Similar to the Basic Metabolic Panel (8), this is a blood test that checks several substances in the blood, including glucose (blood sugar), electrolytes, and markers of kidney function. However, the Comprehensive panel also looks at markers of liver function. It is also one of the most commonly ordered tests.

Please note some items tested on the Comprehensive Metabolic Panel are also tested via: the Basic Metabolic Panel (8), Electrolyte Panel, Renal  Panel (10) and Hepatic Function Panel (7) (see description on individual product pages for more information to avoid redundant test ordering).


Vitamin D, 25-Hydroxy

The 25-OH vitamin D test is commonly used to detect vitamin D deficiency. It can be an important indicator of osteoporosis (bone weakness) and rickets (bone malformation).


Ferritin, Serum

Special preparation indicated for this test. See full description for details. A test that measures levels of ferritin, an iron transporting protein typically used as levels correlate with total body storage iron e.g. for hemochromatosis or iron deficiency anemia.


Iron and TIBC

Preparation instructions indicated for this test. See full description for details. A test typically used to evaluate iron levels in reference to e.g. iron deficiency, anemia, or hemochromatosis.


Magnesium, RBC

A test typically used to evaluate magnesium deficiency.


Iodine, Serum or Plasma


Vitamin A, E, Beta Carotene


Vitamin B1 (Thiamine), Blood


Vitamin B2, Whole Blood


Vitamin B3 (Niacin+Metabolite)


Vitamin B12 and Folate

It is recommended to stop biotin consumption 72 hours prior to collection. See full description for details. A test that measures levels of vitamin B12, and folate in the blood


Vitamin C


Zinc, RBC



Special instruction: Some tests in this bundle may exhibit interference when sample is collected from a person who is consuming a supplement with a high dose of biotin (also termed as vitamin B7 or B8, vitamin H, or coenzyme R). It is recommended to stop biotin consumption at least 72 hours prior to the collection of a sample.

Preparation instructions: Fasting 12 hours prior to blood draw recommended, abstaining alcohol for 24 hours recommended.

Description: A bundle to test various micronutrients in the blood including electrolytes, Vitamin D, B Vitamins, Vitamin A and E, iron, Vitamin C, magnesium, iodine, and zinc.

Turnaround time: Expected turnaround is within 4-10 days, although this may vary depending on other tests ordered for the same blood draw, and expected variation with LabCorp testing.