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Last Updated: May 18, 2024 @ 9:13 am


Mercury, Urine Random

  • Random Urine in Sterile Specimen Container
  • 8 mL (Min:1 mL) Random Urine in Trace Element Free Tube. Submit Refrigerated.
Special Handling:
  • Mix collection specimen well before transferring into Trace Element Free Tube.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Urine collected within 72 hours after administration of iodinated or gadolinium-based contrast media.
    Specimens contaminated with blood or fecal material.
    Acid preserved urine.
    Specimens transported in non-trace element free transport tube (with the exception of the original device).
Stability:Ambient: 1 Week(s); Refrigerated: 2 Week(s); Frozen: 12 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
  • Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry
Reported:1-5 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 83825
Interpretive Data:General Reference Range : <=5 ug/L

For medical purpose only. Methodology: Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry. If contamination is a concern repeat testing. Questions can be directed to laboratory. Test developed and validated by Interpath Laboratory.
  • 76072 - MERCURY, URINE
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