ARSENIC, URINE, RANDOM

Specimen Required
Collect 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 or container is received it will be accepted for testing. However, elevated results will be reported with a message that a resubmission with a trace element tube/container is recommended.

Methodology
Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry

Stability
Room temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 14 day

Reference Range
by Report

Performed
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Turnaround Time4-6 days
Test CodeUARSR
CPT-4 Code (s)
82175, 82570
LOINC Codes
Creatinine, random urine:   2161-8  
Arsenic, random urine:   13463-5  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory