Purpose
Exposure Monitoring/Investigation
Method(s)
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
83018
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Tellurium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 11 Metal/Element

Specimen Type
Urine
Requested Volume
1 mL
Minimum Volume
0.4 mL
Special Handling
Unpreserved urine should be refrigerated immediately and analyzed within 1 week of collection. Acceptable preservatives include: Trace Metal Free Hydrochloric Acid or Nitric Acid (0.1 mL of 12M acid/10 mL urine). Avoid exposure to gadolinium-based contrast media for 48 hours prior to sample collection.
Specimen Container
Plastic container (preservative-free)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
None

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 2 month(s)
Refrigerated: 2 month(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 2 month(s)
1 Tellurium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 11 Metal/Element

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