Item Value
Test name Arsenic, blood
Available Stat? No
Turn around times Test run Tuesday-Thursday. Turnaround: 2-7 days.
Performed by Quest
Patient Preparation Patient should refrain from eating seafood and taking herbal supplements at least 3 days prior to sample collection.
Normal range ≤ 60 µg/L
Container type Navy blue top (EDTA) tube
Amount to Collect 4 mL blood
Collection Instructions To avoid contamination use powderless gloves during collection. Mix well, inverting gently 5x.

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Sample type EDTA whole blood

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