Specimen Requirements

Title

CADMIUM, BLOOD

Specimen Requirement

Patient preparation: Avoid worksite collection, Phlebotomist should wear powderless gloves.

Draw blood in a dark blue EDTA tube. Send 4.0 mL (2.0 mL min) refirgerated in original collection tube.

Methodology

Stability

Room Temp 14 days; Refrigerated 14 days; Frozen 14 days

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

3-5 days Performed Mon, Wed, Fri

Clinical Use

Test Code

CADMI