LEAD, QUANTITATIVE, URINE, RANDOM

Code
000.0000
Name
LEAD, QUANTITATIVE, URINE, RANDOM
Category
None
Department
Send-Out
Start Date
Expiration Date
Synonyms
Pb
CPT Codes
83655
Site
SBMF
Reference Test
23362
ATLAS Test Code

Specimen Information

Type

Urine, random

Volume

10.0 ml

Transport Info

Refrigerated

Fasting Required?
False
Patient Instructions

Reference Range

Reference Range: 0-80 µg/L

Industrial Exposure: 0-120 µg/L
Excessive: 60-400 µg/L
Toxic: Greater than 400 µg/L

Methodology

Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)

Clinical Significance

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.

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