METALS/METALLOIDS PANEL 1, HAIR

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Collect a pencil-thick sement of hair (500 mg). Bundle, cut at roots, wrap with a twist tie at root end and place in a small plastic bag. Transport at room temperature.

Methodology
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS)

Stability
Room temperature: Undetermined; Refrigerated: Undetermined; Frozen: Undetermined

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Turnaround Time8-12 days
Test CodeMETPH
CPT-4 Code (s)
82175, 83825, 83655
LOINC Codes
Mercury   5686-1  
Lead   5673-9  
Arsenic   5584-8  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory