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Copper, timed urine

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Mayo 
Test ID: LAB4624 
Methodology: Dynamic Reaction Cell-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (DRC-ICP-MS
Schedule: Set up: Tuesday, Thursday; 8 a.m
Reported: 7-10 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 10.0 mL Urine in a 24 Hr Urine Container.
Pediatric volume: 3 mL.
Plastic, 13-mL urine tube or a clean, plastic aliquot container with no metal cap or glued insert; No preservative; 24 hour volume is required; Stored ambient
Unacceptable conditions: Specimens other than urine
Stability: Refrigerated (preferred) 28 days Ambient 28 days Frozen 28 days


Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website
CPT Code(s): 82525
Last Changed: 10/24/2016 03:43:02
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 06:01:50