Lead, Blood, Filter Paper

CPT: 83655
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Test Details


Evaluate exposure to lead


Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)

Specimen Requirements


Two free-falling blood drops approximating size of imprinted circles (dime-sized) on supplied filter paper collector. Drop blood onto the paper. Do not touch paper to skin.


2 free-falling blood drops

Minimum Volume

1 free-falling blood drop


Filter Paper Collection Card (PeopleSoft N° 107973 or 111742)

Storage Instructions

Maintain specimen at room temperature. Stable at room temperature for up to six months.

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