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Arsenic, 24 hour urine

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code ASU
Test group Arsenic
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method ICP/MS
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.
Collection Instructions Click here for detailed instructions for collecting samples for Trace Metals
Container type Acid washed 24 hour urine collection container

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Amount to Collect Entire 24 hour urine output
Sample type 24 hour urine collection
Preferred volume 10 mL urine
Min. Volume 5 mL urine
Processing notes Follow the detailed processing instructions for Trace Metal Analysis. Refrigerate 10 mL aliquot. Order Quest # 3087N
Units µg/L (mcg/L)
Normal range < 81 µg/L (Varies w/diet)
Synonyms As; AS
Turn around times Test run Tuesday-Saturday. Turnaround: 2-5 days.
Additional information To convert µg/L to µmol/L (SI units) multiply by 0.0133.
CPT coding 82175-90
LOINC code 21074-0
Last Updated 3/24/2013 7:46:58 PM
Entry Number 72
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