Last Modified: 3/27/2019 4:27:05 PM

Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes: For Acid Washed, Metal Free Plastic Vials please contact 260-266-1500 (Option 1)
Patient Preparation:  
Specimen Requirements:

1.0 mL Serum from a Navy Blue Top Tube - No Additive in a Acid Washed, in an Metal-Free Plastic Tube

Collection Instructions:  
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL Serum
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 10 days Ambient
10 days Refrigerated
Rejection Criteria: Frozen Specimen
Reference Range: 52-109 µg/L
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments:  
Methodology: Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS)
Clinical Significance: Iodine is an essential element that is required for thyroid hormone production. The measurement of iodine serves as an index of adequate dietary intake.
Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 5 to 8 days
Days Performed: Monday, Wednesday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly
PHL Test Code: IOSP
EPIC Test Code: LAB2856
Send Out Test Code: 16599
Alternate Test Names: Iodine Plasma; Iodine Serum; Iodine Serum / Plasma
Included Tests:  
CPT Coding: 83789

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