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Lonic Code

 

Test Name

Arsenic, Nails

Synonyms

Arsenic Nail, ARS Nail

Test Consists

 

Specimen Requirements

0.5 g nails

Volume and Container

Sterile container

Storage and Transport

Nail clippings stored refrigerated until ready for transport to Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Critical Values

 

Causes for Rejection

Specimens other than nail clippings

Turn Around Time

5-8 business days from time of collection

Availability

Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm, except observed holidays

CPT / HCPCS Code

82175

Medicare Fee

 

Comments

 

Row Stamp

39,841,754

Last Updated

 

Volume

 

Minimum Volume

 

Indications

Detection of nonacute arsenic exposure

Professional Fee

 

Tech Charge

 

Total Fee

 

Special Instructions

 

Lab

Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Schedule

Test performed Monday and Wednesday at Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Request Form

 

Methodology

ICP-MS

Patient Prep

 

Post Processing

 

Collection Guidelines

Clippings should be taken from all 10 fingernails or toenails. Indicate source of nails (fingers or toes)

Reference Range

See reference lab report

Limitations and Contraindications

 

Interpretation

 

Additional Information

 

CPOE Test Name

Ref Misc Referral Lab Test, type Arsenic Nails in Test Name REF

Status

1

AUDIT_DEL

 

Attachments

Created at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
Last modified at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir