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LEAD, VENOUS BLOOD

Order Name LEADSO
Athena Orderable:
Lead-Bld [amgw]
Revision Date 09/04/2020
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
LEAD, VENOUS BLOOD
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS) or Atomic Spectroscopy (AS) 5671-3 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred See Instructions Frozen
Instructions
RML test code: 6906339
Click here to view information on the RML website.

SMiH Lead form required with specimen. (Found in FORMS section of this website.)
SMiH Lab- Make copy of Lead Report form and put in "REF LAB Sendouts" binder Send original form to RML with specimen.
 
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule Daily at Reference facility 
Expected TAT 2-3 days  
Notes RML forwards to Quest (599)
Test Aliases Lead, Blood (Whole Blood)
CPT Code(s) 83655
Lab Section Reference Lab