Iodine, Serum/Plasma Test (2428SP)
||This test is New York State approved
||Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass
||2 mL Serum or Plasma
||Plasma: Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; EDTA), Serum: Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; No additive)
||Avoid exposure to gadolinium or iodine based contrast media for 96 hours prior to sample collection. Do not use disinfectants containing iodine, such as Betadine®, during venipuncture. Drugs, nutritional supplements, vitamins, and minerals containing iodine may result in elevated findings.
Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into a deionized water rinsed plastic screw capped vial using approved guidelines.
|Light Protection Required
||Room Temperature: 30 day(s)
Refrigerated: 30 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 30 day(s)
||Gray top tube (Sodium Fluoride / Potassium Oxalate), Lavender top tube (EDTA).
|Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT
||[ICP/MS] Tuesday Thursday / 5 days
|Suggested CPT Code
|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.