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|Methodology:||Inductively-coupled plasma/mass spectrometry (ICP/MS)|
Collect: Royal blue-top (EDTA) tube - 1 ml Red Blood Cells
Specimen Preparation: Centrifuge tube within 45 minutes of collection and separate plasma from cells. Discard the plasma. Using the original collection tube, submit only the RBCs to the laboratory.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Room temperature
Stability: Room Temperature/Refrigerated: 14 days ;
At Accurefrence: Refrigerated : 1 week
Causes for Rejection: Plasma or serum submitted
Note: This test is approved for NY .
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