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Test Code PB Lead

Additional Codes

EMR Interface Order Code: 07125

Collection Container

Tan

Specimen Required

Whole Blood

Other Acceptable Specimen Types

Trace Metal tube with EDTA

 

Specimen Volume

1 mL

Minimum Specimen Volume

0.2 mL

Special Handling Instructions

Submit original metal free tube

Transport Temperature

Room temperature

Specimen Stability

Room temperature: 14 days, Refrigerated: 14 days

Reasons for Rejection

Specimen clotted

Methodology

Lead by atomic absorption spectrometry (AAS)

Additional Information

PEDIATRIC <16 YRS

CPT Code

83655

LOINC Code

5671-3

Criticals Results

>39 ug/dL