This test is used to evaluate the health and nutritional status of an individual. It is carried out along with different other tests, including CMP (comprehensive metabolic panel), liver panel and renal panel. Albumin protein generally functions to nourish body tissues and transport calcium, vitamins and hormones to different parts of the body, thus abnormal alterations in the quantity of albumin lead to different disorders. Main symptoms that lead to the recommendation of this test include weakness, fatigue, jaundice, dark amber colored urine, light colored stool, loss of appetite and itching.
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