Test directory: Lead, Random Urine

Ordering Code5152
Test NameLead, Random Urine
Preferred SpecimenUrine
Preferred ContainerAcid washed container (preferred),
Metal free container (preferred)
Optimum Volume7 mL
Collection InstructionsCollect urine in an acid washed or metal free plastic container. Tests performed on a specimen submitted in a non-trace element tube or non acid washed/non metal free container may not accurately reflect the patient's level
If a non-trace element tube/container is received, it will be accepted for testing. However, elevated results shall be reported with a message that a re-submission with a trace element tube/container is recommended.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 2 Days
Refrigerated: 5 Days
Frozen: 14 Days
Avail. StatNO
Analytic Time5 Days
MethodologyInductively-Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry
Reference Lab Quest Diagnostic Lab-NI

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Lead, Random UrineALLSee report.
Creatinine, Random UrineALLSee report.