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CADB / CDB-M
CADMIUM, BLOOD

Test Code CADB / CDB-M 
Test CADMIUM, BLOOD 
Methodology Inductively Coupled Plasma / Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) 
Description Useful for detecting exposure to cadmium. 
Specimen Draw blood in a royal blue-top (EDTA) Monoject® trace element blood collection tube - product # 8881 - 307022 (Supply T183), and send original full Vacutainer® tube refrigerated (GREEN - TOP [HEPARIN] TUBE IS NOT ACCEPTABLE).

NOTE: It is important that the specimen be obtained, processed, and transported according to instructions in "Metals Analysis - Collection and Transport." 

Reference Values < 5.0 ng/mL 
Analytic Time 1 Day 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Saturday 
CPT Code(s) 82300