Zinc, RBCs Test (4844R)
||Exposure Monitoring/Investigation; This test is New York State approved.
||Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission
||2 mL RBCs
||Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; EDTA)
||Centrifuge and separate Plasma within two hours of collection. Leave RBCs in the original collection container and replace stopper.
Submit in container with a non-Heparin based anticoagulant. Tubes containing Heparin based anticoagulants are not acceptable.
|Light Protection Required
||Room Temperature: Not Stable
Refrigerated: 30 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 30 day(s)
||Received Room Temperature. Light Green top tube (Lithium Heparin). Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; Sodium Heparin). Lavender top tube (EDTA). Green top tube (Sodium Heparin).
|Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT
||[ICP/OES] Monday Wednesday 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.