Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Cadmium, Erythrocytes

Test Name: Cadmium, Erythrocytes
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Trace Elements
Specimen Type: Reference number 368381 - HMMS# 11073 - 6mL K2-EDTA Royal Blue Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: TRACE ELEMENT COLLECTION REQUIREMENTS
Requisition: TRACE ELEMENTS REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Batched analysis
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
10 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: SI Units (Reported on Patient Chart):
Non Smokers
00.0-56.1 nmol/L

Smokers
0.0-87.2 nmol/L

Conventional Units:
Non Smokers
0.00-6.30 µg/L

Smokers
0.00-9.80 µg/L

Blood Cadmium reflects average intake over the previous few months.
Effective Date:  
Revised Date: 2014-11-17
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: Find Interpretive Comment and Clinical Information here:
Special Processing:  
Comments: Reference Ranges are based on Non-Occupationally exposed population.
Method of Analysis: High Resolution Sector Field Inductively Coupled Mass Spectrometry
HR-SF-ICP-MS
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
CADERC
 
Referred To:  

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