Test Summary Sheet for:

Purpose
Exposure Monitoring/Investigation
Method(s)
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP/OES)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
83018
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Boron Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP/OES) mg/L 0.2 Metal/Element

Test Also Known As
Borate
Specimen Type
Urine
Requested Volume
6 mL
Minimum Volume
2.7 mL
Special Handling
Avoid exposure to gadolinium-based contrast media for 48 hours prior to sample collection.
Specimen Container
Plastic container (Acid washed or Trace metal-free)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
Glass container.

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 30 day(s)
Refrigerated: 30 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 30 day(s)
1 Boron Inductively Coupled Plasma/Optical Emission Spectrometry (ICP/OES) mg/L 0.2 Metal/Element

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