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Zinc

Centralized Core Laboratory : Special Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
ZINC SCYEL
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Dark blue (trace metal) tube
Collection Volume:
7.0 mL (minimum 3.0 mL)
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Mon-Fri (0800-1600); STAT
Methodology:
Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry
Special Instructions:
To prevent contamination of the specimen, the stopper should not be removed when filling tube with blood. If using a syringe, transfer the blood directly into the tube, without removing the top, using a blood transfer device.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8484
TAT:
4 hours
Additional Info:
Reference range: 0-5 days= 65-140(male) 65-140(female) 1-5 years= 67-118(male) 67-118(female) 6-9 years= 77-107(male) 77-107(female) 10-14 years= 76-101(male) 79-118(female) >14 years= 64-104(male) 60-101(female)
CPT Code:
84630
Synonyms:
Zn