Selenium, Serum

Centralized Core Laboratory:Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation: SELEN MAYO

Specimen Type: Serum

Tube Type: Royal blue trace element tube

Collection Volume: Collect 2.0 mL (minimum 0.5 mL)

Cause for rejection: Gross hemolysis, lipemia & icterus

Storage: Refrigerated

Methodology: Dynamic Reaction Cell-Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry

Special Instructions: Allow specimen to clot for 30 min at room temp. Pour specimen into a Mayo metal-free aliquot tube.

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

TAT: 1- 3 DAYS

Additional Info: Reference range:
0-2 months: 45-90 ng/mL
3-6 months: 50-120 ng/mL
7-9 months: 60-120 ng/mL
10-12 months: 70-130 ng/mL
> 1 year 70-150 ng/mL

CPT Code: 84255

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