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Copper, liver tissue

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Mayo

 

Test ID: 

LAB2

 

Methodology: 

Dynamic Reaction Cell-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (DRC-ICP-MS)

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

10 days for routine orders.

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mg Tissue in a Miscellaneous Container.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mg.
Metal free specimen Vial (blue label); Any specimen vial other than a Mayo metal-free vial used should be plastic, leached with 10% nitric acid for 2 days, rinsed with redistilled water, and dried in clean air.
Unacceptable conditions: Specimens other than tissue

 

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

CPT Code(s): 

82525

Last Changed: 

10/21/2016 22:15:15

Last Reviewed: 

8/7/2017 9:57:04