Test Summary Sheet for:

Purpose
Exposure Monitoring/Investigation
Method(s)
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS)
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP/OES)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
82495
82525
83018x2
83785
84255
84630
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Chromium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 1 Metal/Element
2 Cobalt Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 0.5 Metal/Element
3 Manganese Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 5 Metal/Element
4 Molybdenum Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 1 Metal/Element
5 Selenium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 20 Metal/Element
6 Zinc Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP/OES) mcg/dL 40 Metal/Element
7 Copper Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP/OES) mcg/dL 40 Metal/Element

Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
3 mL
Minimum Volume
1.4 mL
Special Handling
For Magnesium testing, please order Magnesium test 2551.
Tubes containing Heparin based anticoagulants are not acceptable.
Specimen Container
Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; EDTA)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
Plastic container. Light Green top tube (Lithium Heparin). Tan top tube - glass (Sodium Heparin). Green top tube (Lithium Heparin). Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; Sodium Heparin). Gray top tube (Sodium Fluoride / Potassium Oxalate). Green top tube (Sodium Heparin). Lavender top tube (EDTA).

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 30 day(s)
Refrigerated: 30 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 30 day(s)
1 Chromium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 1 Metal/Element
2 Cobalt Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 0.5 Metal/Element
3 Manganese Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 5 Metal/Element
4 Molybdenum Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 1 Metal/Element
5 Selenium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 20 Metal/Element
6 Zinc Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP/OES) mcg/dL 40 Metal/Element
7 Copper Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP/OES) mcg/dL 40 Metal/Element

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The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA Guidelines and are for informational purposes only. NMS Labs Does not assume responsibility for billing errors due to Reliance on the CPT Codes listed in this document.

*The information contained in this document represents database configurations, as they will appear on the effective date listed above.