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  • Heavy Metal Screen, Urine, 24 Hour

Heavy Metal Screen, Urine, 24 Hour

Includes:  Arsenic, Lead, Mercury, and Cadmium

Specimen Type

24 hour

Test ID   LAB5102
EPIC ORDER
  HEAVY METALS SCREEN, 24 HOUR URINE
CPT Code(s)   82175, 83655, 83825, 82300
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   N/A
Specimen Routine: 24 Hours Urine, Container "A" with no metal cap or glued insert. See important comments 
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Medical Laboratories
Turnaround Time   2-4 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
Comment Obtain container "A" from Central Distribution. Refrigerate specimen during collection.
Iodine/Gadolinium for MRI's will interfere with testing. Specimen should be collected no earlier than 96 hours after iodine/gadolinium has been administered.

Reviewed by jcayless on March 03, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

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McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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