Table 2: Chloride concentrations measured by two analyzers in samples containing 3.5% albumin-acetate Ringer’s solution supplemented with different ionic concentrations of lactate or phosphate.

Cl (mmol/L)Lactate concentration (mg/dL)
050100

ABL800FLEX*104.7 ± 0.6103.7 ± 0.6104.7 ± 1.2
Hitachi7600*99.0 ± 0.197.5 ± 0.298.5 ± 0.6

concentration (mg/dL)
01020

ABL800FLEX*104.7 ± 0.6105.3 ± 0.6104.3 ± 0.6
Hitachi7600*99.0 ± 0.198.1 ± 0.397.2 ± 0.3

Values are means ± SD. for comparisons across lactate/ concentrations. Cl: chloride; : phosphate.