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Silver, Whole Blood
0091229
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
SILVER BLD
Methodology
Quantitative Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass 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
 
Collect
Royal blue (Trace metal-free EDTA). 
Specimen Preparation
Protect from light. Transport 1 mL whole blood foil-wrapped in the original collection tube. (Min: 0.3 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens not protected from light. Heparinized or clotted specimens. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 2 weeks 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2006138Silver, Whole Blood
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Aliases
  • Ag
  • Argyrol
  • Silvadene

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)