TITANIUM

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a dark blue EDTA. Centrifuge, separate from cells and send 2.0 mL plasma (1.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Dark blue no additive

Rejection Criteria
Polymer gel separation tube

Methodology
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry

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

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Tuesday

Turnaround Time5-10 days
Test CodeTITAN
CPT-4 Code (s)
83018
LOINC Codes
8244-6

Warde
Medical
Laboratory