Item Value
Test name Manganese, blood
Available Stat? No
Turn around times Test performed Monday-Friday. Turnaround: 2-5 days.
Performed by Quest
Patient Preparation Patient should refrain from taking manganese supplements at least 3 days before collection of sample.
Normal range 7-19 µg/L
Container type Navy blue top (EDTA) tube
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Collection Instructions To avoid contamination, use powderless gloves during phlebotomy.

Transport specimen at on ice.

Mix well, inverting gently 5x.

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Sample type EDTA whole blood

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667