What is Phosphorus test?
Phosphorus is a major mineral for cellular functions. It is found in the extracellular fluid space in the form of inorganic phosphate. Assessing these levels helps doctors estimate estimation of which gives a clue about body phosphorus stores. It is necessary for various metabolic processes in the body.
What happens during this test?
Magnesium deficiency or hypomagnesemia may be seen in chronic diseases like diabetes mellitus, hypertension (high blood pressure), and hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol). Also, by restoring magnesium levels, those with diabetes seem to improve, especially on insulin sensitivity and metabolism.
When to take this test?
4.5 mg/dL to 6.7 mg/dL
Frequency to repeat test
Every 6 months
Precautions to be taken before for the test
No particular precautions are required, unless it is recommended by your doctor.
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