Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : Arsenic, Hair Order Code : 11591R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Arsenic
Specimen Type: Hair
Container Type: Kit
Required Volume: 0.5 g
Methodology: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)
Standard Run Times: Mon, Wed 5pm
Turnaround Time: 4 days
Special Handling: Prepare and transport specimen per the instructions in the Hair and Nails Collection Kit (Supply T565) or see Hair and Nails Instruction Sheet for Metals Testing in Special Instructions. Send at least 0.5 g of hair. Typically, this is a sample of hair comprised of strands 1 cm long and enough strands to be 0.5 cm in diameter when gathered together.
CPT Codes: 82175
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11591R
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Toxicology/Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories