ARSENIC BLOOD

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: ARSB
UPHSM LIS Test #: 724
Schedule: Monday - Friday
Testing Time: 1 day
Testing Lab: Mayo Labs

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: Full Tube Whole Blood
Temperature: Refrigerate
Tube Type: 1 Royal blue
Collection Info:
Draw blood in a royal blue-top (EDTA) Monoject trace element collection tube-product #8881-307022 (supply T183), and send
1.0 mL of EDTA whole blood. (GREEN-TOP (HEPARIN) TUBE IS NOT ACCEPABLE.
1. High concentrations of gadolinium and iodine are known to interfere with most metals tests. If either gadolinium- or iodine-containing contrast media has been administered, a specimen should not be collected for 96 hours.

Methods

Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectromety (ICP/MS)

CPT Codes

82175

* The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding
is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Reference Range

0-12 ng/mL
Reference values apply to all ages.