Test directory: Arsenic, Blood

Ordering Code704
Test NameArsenic, Blood
Preferred SpecimenWhole Blood
Preferred ContainerTrace Element EDTA (Royal Blue)
Other Specimen/ContainerNone
Optimum Volume4 mL
Collection InstructionsPatient should avoid eating seafood and taking herbal supplements 48 hours prior to sample collection
Avoid worksite collection.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 10 Days
Refrigerated: 10 Days
Rejection CriteriaClotted, Frozen
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 1 Day
MethodologyInductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (ICPMS)
Reference Lab Quest Diagnostic Lab-NI

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