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Silicon, Urine
0091077
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
SILICON UR
Methodology
Quantitative Inductively Coupled Plasma-Optical Emission Spectrometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-8 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Avoid exposure to gadolinium-based contrast media for 48 hours prior to specimen collection 
Collect
Random urine in a trace metal-free or acid-washed container. 
Specimen Preparation
Transport 6 mL urine. (Min: 2.7 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Glass containers. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 2 weeks 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
84285
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0091049Silicon, Urine46981-7
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Aliases
  • Si
  • Silane
  • Silica

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)