Cadmium, Urine

Last Modified: 2/13/2019 2:54:03 PM

Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes:  
Patient Preparation: Patient should refrain from eating seafood for at least 3 days before specimen collection
Specimen Requirements: 7.0 mL aliquot from Urine collected in an Sterile Gray placed into a metal-free leak-proof container
Collection Instructions:  
Minimum Volume: 3.0 mL
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 5 days Ambient
1 week Refrigerated
2 weeks Frozen
Reference Range: Cadmium, Random Urine
Non-exposed Adult ≤1.2 mcg/g creat
OSHA Reference Range for Industrial Exposure ≤3.0 mcg/g creat
Creatinine, Random Urine
≤6 Months 2-32 mg/dL
7-11 Months 2-36 mg/dL
1-2 Years 2-128 mg/dL
3-8 Years 2-149 mg/dL
9-12 Years 2-183 mg/dL
>12 Years  
   Male 20-370 mg/dL
   Female 20-320 mg/dL
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments:
Test is indicated during periods of exposure.
Methodology: Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectometry
Clinical Significance:  
Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 3 to 6 days
Days Performed: Tuesday, Thursday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly
PHL Test Code: CADMU
EPIC Test Code: LAB2501
Send Out Test Code: 672
Included Tests: Cadmium; Creatinine
CPT Coding: 82300, 82570

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