Zinc, Serum ZINC

Method(s) Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry
Specimen Required
Collect One 6 mL royal blue (no additive) or royal blue (EDTA) top tube.
Transport 2 mL serum or plasma at 20-25°C. (Min: 0.5 mL) Submit specimen in a Trace Element-Free transport tube.
Remarks Centrifuge and pour off serum or plasma into a Trace Element-Free Transport Tube ASAP. Do not allow serum or plasma to remain on cells.
Stability If the sample is drawn and stored in the appropriate container, the trace element values do not change with time.
Unacceptable Conditions Separator tubes; samples that are not separated from the red cells or clot. Hemolyzed specimens.
Schedule Daily
Billing Code 5010551
CPTCode 84630
Preferred Specimen Collection Device(s)
Reference Interval

60-120 µg/dL

 

No Appointment Necessary
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