METAL SCREEN 1, SERUM
Aluminum, Copper, Zinc, Selenium
3 mL ( 1 mL min.) serum from 1 metal free White Top (Z-No Additive) tube available from ADL. Patients should refrain from taking antacids, Aluminium containing medications, sea/fresh water fish atleast 3 days prior to specimen collection. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE. Use powderless gloves during specimen collection.
Sample Daily by 1 pm
Report 3rd Day Evening
Use only specified containers available from LPL. If gadolinium or iodine containing contrast media has been administered, the specimen should not be collected for 96 hours.