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CADMU / 072249L
CADMIUM, RANDOM OR 24-HOUR URINE

Test Code CADMU / 072249L 
Test CADMIUM, RANDOM OR 24-HOUR URINE 
Methodology Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS) 
Description Useful in monitoring exposure to cadmium 
Specimen 5 mL (minimum volume: 2.5 mL) either random or 24-hour urine in a plastic container with no preservative. See "Urine Preservatives" for multiple collections. Maintain at room temperature. Include urine volume if specimen is a 24-hour collection. Follow "Urine Collection" procedures. 
Reference Values Environmental exposure:
< 2.0 g/g creatinine
< 3.0 g/24 hours

Occupational exposure:
OSHA Cadmium Standard: 3.0 g/g creatinine
BEI: 5.0 g/g creatinine 

Analytic Time 1 Day 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 82300  Cadmium
82570  Creatinine

Special Instructions