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SRZNZn deficiency has been associated with dermatitis, anorexia, poor wound healing, hypogonadism with impaired reproductive capacity, impaired immune function, and depressed mental function.
Patient Preparation: Diet, medication, and supplements will introduce false positive results to this test. Patient should be notified to discontinue the supplements that contains Zn for one week prior to sample draw.
Collect: Royal Blue Trace Metal K2EDTA OR Serum Trace Metal Royal Blue (NO ADDITIVE) - 0.5 ml
Specimen Preparation: Separate Plasma K2EDTA Trace Metal to any transfer tube.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Stability: Refrigerated: 1 week
NOTE: * This test is not available for New York patients, please refer to test code S558 for specimen requirements.*
Accu Reference Medical Laboratory