Lead, venous blood

Alphabetical Test listing

Lead, venous blood-13306

  
Lead, venous blood
  
13306
  
LAB13306
  
PBDB
  
Pb
  

The evaluation of exposure to lead

  
EDTA whole blood, metal free
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Do not spin; submit entire specimen

  

Navy blue metal free vial/tube with EDTA

  

Clients submitting specimens for testing using manual requisitions must include a completed Blood lead report form

  

Refrigerated (preferred)

Frozen

Ambient: < 3 days

  
MedTox Laboratories (60600): R-MX
  
Every other day
  
2 - 3 days
  

Inductively coupled plasma/mass spectrometry (ICP/MS)

  

<5 µg/dL

  
83655
  
Yes
  
  
03/06/2019
  
03/10/2021
  
05/11/2020