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Zinc serum

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB581
EPIC Order
  ZINC LEVEL, SERUM
CPT Code(s)   84630
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 4 mL blood royal blue top only; see important Comments
  Micro: 0.6mL blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Medical Laboratories
Turnaround Time   3-5 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
Comments

Iodine/Gadolinium/Barium for MRI's will interfere with testing. Specimens must be collected 96 hours after Iodine/Gadolinium/Barium has been administered.

For Outreach clients: Spin specimen down, aliquot into "Mayo Metal Free" tube, and send to the lab refrigerated OR send blood to Outreach Lab for lab to receive the specimen within 4 hours of collection.

Reviewed by christopher parker on May 24, 2018

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.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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