ZINC, SERUM / PLASMA

Test Code

Z0003

LIS Code

Test Components

NIL

Shipping Temperature

R

Specimen

3 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 metal free White Top ( Z-No Additive) tube OR 3 mL (1 mL min.) plasma from 1 metal free Royal Blue Top (K2EDTA) tube available from ADL. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Patient should avoid sea / fresh water fish 3 days prior to specimen collection. Use powderless gloves during specimen collection.

Department

Method

ICPMS

CAT

C

List Price

₹ 1800

CUToff

Sample Daily by 1 pm

Reporting Time

Report 3rd Day Evening

Comments

Use only specified containers available from ADL. If gadolinium or iodine containing contrast media has been administered, the specimen should not be collected for 96 hours.