Ammonia, Plasma | Test Detail | Quest Diagnostics
Ammonia, Plasma - Ammonia is one of the by-products of protein metabolism. Elevated blood ammonia levels have been associated with severe liver dysfunction such as hepatic encephalopathy, coma resulting from cirrhosis, severe hepatitis, Reye's syndrome and drug hepatotoxicity. Also, elevated blood ammonia has been reported in cardiac failure, azotemia, and pulmonary emphysema.
DA: 35 PA: 42 MOZ Rank: 3