Cadmium, Urine

Overview

  • EPIC Code:
  • LAB2501
  • Soft Test Code:
  • CADMU
  • Send Out Test Code:
  • 672
Included Tests

Cadmium; Creatinine


Specimen Collection & Preparation

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

Alternate Specimen

 

TransportAndStorage

5 days Ambient
1 week Refrigerated
2 weeks Frozen

Collection Instructions

 

Clinical Interpretation

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


Test Comments:

Limitations
Test is indicated during periods of exposure.


Methodology:
  • Inductively Coupled Plasma / Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS)

Production Schedule

Sites Performed
  • Quest - Chantilly
Days Performed
Tuesday
Thursday
Departments
  • Sendouts - Clinical
Turn Around Time

3 to 6 days


Coding & Compliance

CPT Coding

82300, 82570