Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: November 11, 2019 @ 10:13 am

91356

Bismuth, Blood

Specimen:Collect:
  • One Royal Blue (EDTA)
Submit:
  • 6 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Whole blood in Royal Blue (EDTA). Submit Ambient.
Special Handling:
  • Stability: If the specimen is drawn and stored in an appropriate container, the trace elements do not change with time.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Clotted Specimen
  • Heparin Anticoagulant
  • Specimen submitted frozen
  • Specimens collected in tubes other than Royal Blue (EDTA). Specimens transported in containers other than a Royal Blue (EDTA) tube or Trace Element-Free Transport Tube.
Methodology:
  • Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrophotometry
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:2-4 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 83018
Components:
  • 91356 - BISMUTH, BLOOD
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