METAL SCREEN 2, WHOLE BLOOD

Test Code

M0035

LIS Code

Test Components

Arsenic, Cadmium, Chromium, Cobalt, Lead, Manganese, Thalium

Shipping Temperature

R

Specimen

4 mL ( 2 mL min.) whole blood from 1 metal free Royal Blue Top (K2EDTA) tube available from ADL. Patient should avoid eating seafood, herbal supplements, mineral supplements, vitamin B12 or vitamin B complex for 3 days prior to specimen collection. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE. Use powderless gloves during specimen collection.

Department

Method

ICPMS, AAS with Zeeman correction

CAT

C

List Price

₹ 11000

CUToff

Sample Daily by 1 pm

Reporting Time

Report 3rd Day Evening

Comments

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.