For occupational exposure to lead, OSHA requires ZPP whole blood concentration to be reported in units of µ
g/dL. For adults, conversion of ZPP to units of µ
g/dL assumes a hematocrit of 45%.
Compliance Statement B
: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.