Purpose
Exposure Monitoring/Investigation
Method(s)
Hematofluorometry (H)
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
82175
82300
83825
84202
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Cadmium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 0.5 Metal/Element
2 Chromium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 1 Metal/Element
3 ZPP Hematofluorometry (H) mcg/dL 2 Biological Marker (Exposure)
5 Lead Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/dL 5 Metal/Element
4 Arsenic Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 5 Metal/Element
6 Mercury Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 1.5 Metal/Element

Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
5 mL
Minimum Volume
2.1 mL
Special Handling
Clotted Blood specimens are not acceptable.
Avoid seafood consumption for 48 hours prior to sample collection. Submit in container with a non-Heparin based anticoagulant. Tubes containing Heparin based anticoagulants are not acceptable.
Specimen Container
Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; EDTA)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Yes
Rejection Criteria
Not received Light Protected. Light Green top tube (Lithium Heparin). Tan top tube - glass (Sodium Heparin). Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; Sodium Heparin). Gray top tube (Sodium Fluoride / Potassium Oxalate). Green top tube (Sodium Heparin). Lavender top tube (EDTA).

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: Undetermined
Refrigerated: Undetermined
Frozen (-20 °C): Undetermined
1 Cadmium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 0.5 Metal/Element
2 Chromium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 1 Metal/Element
3 ZPP Hematofluorometry (H) mcg/dL 2 Biological Marker (Exposure)
5 Lead Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/dL 5 Metal/Element
4 Arsenic Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 5 Metal/Element
6 Mercury Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 1.5 Metal/Element

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