Specimen Requirements

Title

ARSENIC 24 HOUR,URINE

Specimen Requirement

COLLECT 24 HOUR URINE IN ACID WASHED CONTAINER. MIX WELL AND SEND 7mL (3mL MIN) URINE IN ACID WASHED SCREW-CAPPED PLASTIC CONTAINER.

RECORD TOTAL VOLUME ON SPECIMEN CONTAINER AND TEST REQUISITION.

CALL LAB FOR COLLECTION CONTAINER.

ALTERNATE SPECIMEN: RANDOM URINE

Methodology

Stability

ROOM TEMP 48 HOURS; REFRIGERATED 5 DAYS

Reference Range

BY REPORT*

Turnaround

4-6 DAYS TUESDAY,THURSDAY,SATURDAY

Clinical Use

Test Code

ARSE