HEAVY METALS (AS, CD, HG, PB), QUANTITATIVE, URINE, RANDOM
- HEAVY METALS (AS, CD, HG, PB), QUANTITATIVE, URINE, RANDOM
- Start Date
- Expiration Date
- Arsenic; Cadmium; Mercury; Lead
- CPT Codes
- 82175, 82300, 83825, 83655
- Reference Test
Urine, random, collected in a Plastic, metal-free container with tight-fitting lid
Note: 24-hour urine is optimal specimen for testing (see Heavy Metal 24 Hour Urine)
- Transport Info
- Fasting Required?
- Patient Instructions
- Reference Range
Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
The level of trace elements in human body fluids is of great importance for the diagnosis and treatment of a patient’s condition.
It is also crucial to monitor individuals who may be exposed to high levels of toxins, such as lead and arsenic.