Purpose
Occupational Exposure Monitoring for Cadmium (Assists in exposure monitoring as mandated by OSHA). Note: 6108B (Cadmium, Blood) must be ordered in conjunction with test code 6110U (Beta-2 Microglobulin and Cadmium, Urine)
Method(s)
Colorimetry (C)
Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
82232
82300
82570
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

4 days (If Positive: 8 days)

Test Includes
1 Creatinine Colorimetry (C) mg/L 100 Biological Marker (Renal)
2 Cadmium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 0.5 Metal/Element
3 Cadmium (Creatinine corrected) Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/g Creat
4 Beta-2 Microglobulin B2M Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA) mcg/L 4 Biological Marker (Renal)
5 Beta-2 Microglobulin (Creatinine corrected) Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA) mcg/g Creat

Reflex Tests
Test Code Test Name
6022U Specific Gravity Confirmation, Urine
Specimen Type
Urine
Requested Volume
4 mL
Minimum Volume
1.62 mL
Special Handling
Stability is based on urine pH between 6 and 8. Avoid exposure to gadolinium-based contrast media for 48 hours prior to sample collection.
Specimen Container
Plastic container (Acid washed or Trace metal-free), Plastic container (preservative-free)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Frozen
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
Received Room Temperature. Received Refrigerated.

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: Not Stable
Refrigerated: 2 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 2 month(s)
1 Creatinine Colorimetry (C) mg/L 100 Biological Marker (Renal)
2 Cadmium Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/L 0.5 Metal/Element
3 Cadmium (Creatinine corrected) Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) mcg/g Creat
4 Beta-2 Microglobulin B2M Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA) mcg/L 4 Biological Marker (Renal)
5 Beta-2 Microglobulin (Creatinine corrected) Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA) mcg/g Creat

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