Cadmium Exposure Profile (OSHA), Urine Test (6108U)
||Cadmium Exposure Profile (OSHA), Urine
||Cadmium; Cadmium (Creatinine corrected); Creatinine
||Occupational Exposure Monitoring for Cadmium (Assists in exposure monitoring as mandated by OSHA). Note: This test code 6108U (Cadmium, Urine) must be ordered in conjunction with test codes 6109U (Beta-2 Microglobulin, Urine) and 6108B (Cadmium, Blood). This test is New York State approved.
||Metal/Element, Biological Marker (Renal)
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass
||3 mL Urine
||Plastic container (Acid washed or Trace metal-free), Plastic container (preservative-free)
||Unpreserved urine should be refrigerated immediately and analyzed within 1 week of collection. Acceptable preservatives include: Trace Metal Free Nitric Acid (0.1 mL of 16M acid/10 mL urine). Avoid exposure to gadolinium-based contrast media for 48 hours prior to sample collection.
|Light Protection Required
||Room Temperature: 5 day(s)
Refrigerated: 14 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 3 month(s)
||Received Room Temperature.
|Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT
||[Colorimetry] Friday / 1 day
[ICP/MS] Monday Wednesday Friday / 3 days
|Suggested CPT Code
(when required, addl' fee may apply)
|6022U - Specific Gravity Confirmation, Urine
|Test Summary Sheet
*Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.
**Stated minimum volume allows for a single analysis. Repeat analysis will not be performed.