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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeUPB
Method

ICP-MS

External Price$37.28(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Specimen Collection Protocols

Laboratory collection protocol 

Urine sample collection for Chelation treatment

Patient SpecimenTimed urine collection into acid washed bottle
Paediatric Specimen2 mL urine
Sample Delivery to LabAmbient
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot InstructionsUrine 20 mL store fridge 4C Mimimin 1 mL urine
Aliquot Transport to CHLOn ice or ambient
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Lipids, Trace Metals
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number(03) 3640317 (ext. 80317)
Test AvailabilityMon - Fri, business hours - urgent testing by arrangement
Turnaround Time1 - 7 days
Reference Interval

Reference Range <0.72 umol/24hrs

Random sample 0-0.02 umoL/L

Lead/creatinine ratio 0-0.010 umoL/mmoL 

Interpretation

Timed urine collection into acid washed bottle post chelation therapy.

Random urine specimen acceptable for non-chelation therapy analysis

Additional Information

Acid washed urine collection bottles available from laboratory. Test normally used prior and during chelation covering 5 days.

Random urine samples can be used for occupational monitoring however blood lead is recommended by Worksafe NZ for monitoring of lead workers

Delphic Number Test Number4222

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