Specimen Requirements

Title

HEAVY METALS PANEL Includes Arsenic, Lead and Mercury

Specimen Requirement

1 Dark-Blue Top (EDTA)/4mL whole blood. Refrigerate.

*A COMPLETED BLOOD LEAD ANALYSIS  FORM (See Appendices) MUST ACCOMPNAY SAMPLE*

Methodology

Stability

Room Temperature 5 days, Refrigerated 7 days

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

3-5 days Performed Tues, Thurs, Sat

Clinical Use

Test Code

HMSP