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Heavy metals screen

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Mayo 
Test ID: LAB1019 
Methodology: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)
Schedule: Daily
Reported: 5 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 7.0 mL Blood in a Royal Blue Top - EDTA Wb.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Whole blood; Royal, blue-top Monoject trace element blood collection tube
Unacceptable conditions: Specimens other than whole blood; Anticoagulants other than EDTA; Gross icteric; Green-top (heparin) tube is not acceptable.
Stability: Refrigerated (preferred): 28 days; Ambient: 28 days; Frozen: 28 days

Notes: 

Includes Arsenic, Cadmium, Lead, Mercury

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 82175, 82300, 83655, 83825
Last Changed: 11/01/2016 13:17:20
Last Reviewed: 12/26/2016 23:51:46