6 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Whole blood in Glass Trace Element Free Tube. Submit Ambient.
Stability: If the specimen is drawn and stored in the appropriate container the trace element values do not change with time.
Patient Preparation: Diet, medication, and nutritional supplements may introduce interfering substances. Patient should be encouraged to discontinue nutritional supplements, vitamins, minerals, and non-essential over-the-counter medications (upon the advice of their physician).
Frozen Whole Blood
Specimens collected or transported in tubes other than specified container.
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