Copper, 24 hour urine-13304

Test info

  
Copper, 24 hour urine
  
13304
  
LAB13304
  
CU24
  
Cu
  
  • Total urine volume, 24 hour
  • Copper, ng/mL
  • Copper, µg/24 hours
  
  • Evaluation of exposure to copper
  • Evaluate copper stores accumulation

Specimen

  
Urine, 24 hour
  
  
10 mL aliquot of a 24 hour urine collection
  
0.5 mL aliquot of a 24 hr urine collection
  
  
  1. Mix 24 hour collection well 
  2. Pour off a 10mL (minimum 0.5mL) aliquot into a Urine cup - acid washed (metal free)
  3. Include the total volume on the cup (total volume is required)
  
  
  • Total urine volume
  

Refrigerated (preferred)

Frozen

Ambient: <3 days

  
  • Visibly bloody specimens

Performance

  
MedTox Laboratories (60624): R-MX
  
Every other day
  
3 - 4 days
  

Inductively coupled plasma/mass spectrometry (ICP/MS)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  
3.0 - 35.0 µg/24hr

Billing

  
82525
  
Yes
  

Tracking

  
04/10/2019
  
12/16/2021
  
05/05/2020