Cadmium Exposure Profile (OSHA), Blood Test (6108B)

Cadmium Exposure Profile (OSHA), Blood Test (6108B)

Analysis Code 6108B 
Test Name Cadmium Exposure Profile (OSHA), Blood 
Test Includes Cadmium 
Purpose Occupational Exposure Monitoring for Cadmium (Assists in exposure monitoring as mandated by OSHA). Note: This test code 6108B (Cadmium, Blood) must be ordered in conjunction with test codes 6109U (Beta-2 Microglobulin, Urine) and 6108U (Cadmium, Urine). This test is New York State approved. 
Category Metal/Element 
Method(s) Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass
Spectrometry(ICP/MS) 
Specimen Requirements 2 mL Blood 
Transport Temperature Refrigerated 
Specimen Container Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; EDTA) 
Special Handling Please submit samples using the NMS Labs OSHA Cadmium Exposure kit.
Collect sample at end of shift into the provided container labeled: Blood Collection Container - Cadmium.
Clotted Blood specimens are not acceptable.
Submit in container with a non-Heparin based anticoagulant. Tubes containing Heparin based anticoagulants are not acceptable. 
Light Protection Required Not Required 
Stability Room Temperature: 30 day(s)
Refrigerated: 30 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 12 month(s) 
*Rejection Criteria Light Green top tube (Lithium Heparin). Tan top tube - glass (Sodium Heparin). Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; Sodium Heparin). Green top tube (Sodium Heparin). 
Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT [ICP/MS] Monday Wednesday Friday / 3 days 
Suggested CPT Code 82300 
**Minimum Volume 0.6 mL 
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*Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.
**Stated minimum volume allows for a single analysis. Repeat analysis will not be performed.


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