Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Zinc Protoporphyrin, Whole Blood Order Code : ZPP
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: ZPP
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA) preferred, Royal-blue-top tube (EDTA) acceptable
Required Volume: 1 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.2 mL
Methodology: Hematofluorometry
Standard Run Times: Mon-Fri
Turnaround Time: 3-6 days
Special Handling: Protect from light during collection, storage, and transport. Transport refrigerated.
CPT Codes: 84202
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB1085
SHC EPIC Code: LABZPP
Causes For Rejection: Frozen, hemolyzed or clotted samples. Samples not protected from light.
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Hematology; Toxicology/Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Sendout Lab: ARUP Laboratories
URL: http://www.aruplab.com/guides/ug/tests/0020605.jsp