Metal panel (As, Cd, Hg, Pb), 24 hour urine

Alphabetical Test listing

Metal panel (As, Cd, Hg, Pb), 24 hour urine-13308

  
Metal panel (As, Cd, Hg, Pb), 24 hour urine
  
13308
  
LAB13308
  
HMU
  
Arsenic
As
Mercury
Hg
Lead
Pb
Cadmium
Cd
Heavy metals
  
  • Arsenic (As)
  • Cadmium (Cd)
  • Lead (Pb)
  • Mercury (Hg)

 

 

  

The evaluation of exposure to heavy metals

  
Urine, 24 hr
  
10 mL aliquot from a 24 hr urine collection
  
1.0 mL aliquot from a 24 hr urine collection
  
  
  1. Measure the total volume
  2. Mix well
  3. Transfer a 10mL aliquot (minimum 1mL) of the 24 hour urine collection to a Urine cup - acid washed (metal free)
  4. Record the total volume on the aliquot cup
  
  

Refrigerated (preferred)

Frozen

Ambient: < 3 days

  
MedTox Laboratories (1625): R-MX
  
Every other day
  
3 - 4 days
  

Inductively coupled plasma/mass spectrometry (ICP/MS)

  

Arsenic: <25 µg/24hr

Cadmium: <5.0 ng/mL (exposed <10.0 µg/24 hours)

Lead: <1.0 ng/mL

Mercury: <20 µg/24hr

 

  
82175 - Arsenic, urine
82300 - Cadmium, urine
83655 - Lead, urine
83825 - Mercury, urine
  
Yes
  
  
03/06/2019
  
03/10/2021
  
05/11/2020