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Cadmium, blood

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Mayo 
Test ID: LAB4296 
Methodology: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)
Schedule: Daily
Reported: 5 days for routine orders.
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 7.0 mL Blood in a Navy Top Tube - EDTA.
Pediatric volume: 1.0 mL.
Royal, blue-top Monoject trace element blood collection tube containing EDTA as an anticoagulant
Unacceptable conditions: Green-top (heparin) tube is not acceptable. Samples other than whole blood
Stability: Refrigerated: 28 days
Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 82300
Last Changed: 10/06/2016 10:49:19
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 05:25:54