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Arsenic, random urine

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code ASUR
Test group Arsenic
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Inductively-Coupled Plasma Mass Spectroscopy
Patient Preparation The patient should not eat crab, lobster, shellfish, shrimp or bottom-feeders such as flounder for at least 3 days prior to specimen collection.
Container type Urine cup
Amount to Collect 7 mL urine
Sample type Random urine (second AM void preferred)
Preferred volume 7 mL urine
Min. Volume 3.5 mL urine
Processing notes Refrigerate aliquot. Order Quest test # 84913N
Units µg/g creatinine
Normal range
Non-exposed ≥ 18 year old ≤ 50 µg/g creatinine
Synonyms As; AS
Stability Room temperature 2 days, refrigerated 5 days, frozen at -20C 2 weeks
Turn around times Performed 5x per week. Turnaround 6-10 days
CPT coding 82175-90, 82570-90
LOINC code 13463-5
Last Updated 3/24/2013 7:58:12 PM
Entry Number 1192
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