Zinc, Hair Test (4844H)
||Exposure Monitoring/Investigation; Not for clinical diagnostic purposes; Currently this test is not New York State approved.
||Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission
||500 mg Hair
||Plastic container (Acid washed or Trace metal-free)
||Collect a pencil-thick segment of hair. Bundle, cut at roots, wrap with non-metal tie at root end.
|Light Protection Required
||Room Temperature: Undetermined
Frozen (-20 °C): Undetermined
|Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT
||[ICP/OES] Monday-Friday / 7 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.