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Test Code LEAD LEAD

Additional Codes

Primary ID

SQ Code

PRISM Code

MayoAccess ID

LEAD

LEAD LAB98 FAH134

 

Specimen Information

Container

Specimen

Temperature

Collect Vol

Submit Vol

Minimum Vol

Stability
Lavender Top Tube Whole Blood

Refrigerate

4 mL 1 mL 0.3 mL 7 days
Lithium Heparin (Green Top) Whole Blood Refrigerate 4 mL 1 mL 0.3 mL  
*Lavender Microtainer     0.6 mL      

*While a microtainer is an optional tube type in rare circumstances, it is not recommended.

Test Schedule / Analytical Time / Test Priority

Monday – Friday / 1 day / Not available STAT

Method

Atomic Absorption/Graphite Furnace

CPT(s)

Description CPT Code
Lead 83655

 

Instrumentation

Analyst 600 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer

LOINC Code Information

Result Code Reporting Name LOINC Code
LEAD Lead 10912-4

 

Section

Chemistry-2

Performing Location

University of Vermont Medical Center

Reference Range

Reference Range:

0 - 4 ug/dL

A critical value of 45 ug/dL will be used for all samples.

Is the UVMMC lab NY State Certified to perform this testing?  Yes/No

Yes