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Arsenic (Random Urine)

Alias: N/A

Discipline: Clinical Chemistry

Test information: Measured to assess occupational or environment exposure when arsenic toxicity is suspected. Please note, if a wider toxicity screen is required please see "Heavy Metals Screen".

Specimen Type(s)
  • Urine;
Other Acceptable Specimen Type(s)
N/A
Specimen Container - Adult
  • Plain Universal / Yellow Top Monovette;
Specimen Container - Paediatric
  • Plain Universal;
Analytes
  • N/A;
Part of a test profile?
No
Volume (min) of sample to be sent to laboratory
5 ml
Patient Preparation, Sample Handling and Transport
Stop ingestion of fish and shell fish, and taking of any supplements containing fish-products (Cod Oil, Omega 3 Oil, Glycosaminoglycan) 5 days prior to sample collection.
Please provide full clinical details as why require arsenic analysis is required.
Maximum add on time
N/A
Units and Reference Ranges / Interpretation
See report
UKAS number
9732
UKAS accredited test?
Yes
Comments
N/A

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Last updated: 03-05-2024