Test directory: Cadmium, Random Urine w/Creatinine

Ordering Code731
Test NameCadmium, Random Urine w/Creatinine
Preferred SpecimenUrine, Random
Preferred ContainerAcid Washed Container or Metal-Free Container
Optimum Volume20 mL
Collection InstructionsPatient should refrain from eating seafood at least 3 days prior to specimen collection.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Ambient
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 5 Days
Refrigerated: 7 Days
Frozen: 14 Days
Rejection CriteriaReceived ambient or thawed at reference laboratory, Specimen older than stability limits, Use of metal based preservative, Not received in acid washed container
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 7 Days
MethodologyInductively-Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICPMS)
Reference Lab Quest Diagnostic Lab-NI

Reference range(s)

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