Lead, Blood, Filter Paper

CPT: 83655
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Special Instructions

This assay currently is not available in New York state.

Expected Turnaround Time

4 - 7 days

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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.

Test Details


Evaluate exposure to lead


Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)


Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
791280 Lead, Blood, Filter Paper 10368-9 791276 Lead ug/dl 10368-9
791280 Lead, Blood, Filter Paper 10368-9 791278 State Reported To: 68488-6
791280 Lead, Blood, Filter Paper 10368-9 791279 Sample Type 66746-9

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