Useful as a reasonable indicator of recent, active exposure and provides a modest indicator for distinguishing exposed from non-exposed individuals. May be useful in long-term, low-dose manganese exposure. Whole blood measurements (0099272) are recommended for monitoring potential accumulation with TPN.
Quantitative Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
New York DOH Approval Status
This test will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory.
- Patient Preparation
- Royal blue (EDTA).
- Specimen Preparation
- Separate cells within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL RBCs to an ARUP Trace Element-Free Transport Tube (ARUP supply #43116). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect ™ or contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. (Min: 0.3 mL)
- Storage/Transport Temperature
- Unacceptable Conditions
- Ambient: Undetermined; Refrigerated: Undetermined; Frozen: Unacceptable
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Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)