ANTIMONY, URINE

Specimen Required
Send 3.0 mL urine (1.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in an IATA-approved screw-capped plastic urine cup. Collect urine at end of shift.
Avoid exposure to gadolinium-based contrast media for 48 hours.

Rejection Criteria
Specimens received at room temperature

Methodology
Colorimetry/Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry

Stability
Room Temperature: 5 days; Refrigerated: 30 days; Frozen: 30 days

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Saturday

Turnaround Time5-10 days
Test CodeUANTP
CPT-4 Code (s)
83018, 82570
LOINC Codes
5581-4

Warde
Medical
Laboratory