Chromium, RBC
2014505
Ordering Recommendation

Investigate or monitor potential chromium exposure.

Mnemonic
CR RBC
Methodology
Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
7-10 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 (K2EDTA). 
Specimen Preparation
Separate plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transport 1 mL RBCs in the original collection tube. (Min: 0.4 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 month; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: Unacceptable 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Note
Hotline History
View Hotline History
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2014506Chromium, RBC5621-8
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, please view this test within the Laboratory Test Directory found at www.aruplab.com
Aliases

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)