Arsenic Analysis, Nails
2007344
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
ARS NAILS
Methodology
Quantitative Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
7-14 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Nails.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 500 mg nails 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: 500 mg)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature. Also acceptable: Refrigerated or frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: Undetermined Refrigerated: Undetermined Frozen: Undetermined  
Reference Interval
By Report  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
Exposure Monitoring/Investigation; Not for clinical diagnostic purposes.
CPT Code(s)
82175
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2007345Arsenic, Nails8157-0
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Aliases
  • Arsine
  • As

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)