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14761: Cobalt, 24-Hour Urine Print View
Cobalt, 24-Hour Urine ICP/MS  < 3  mcg/L 

PRIMARY
1 Urine 24 hour 7 (3) mL   Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 5 Day(s)/Frozen - 14 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Cobalt is part of our diet. Approximately 85% of absorbed cobalt is excreted in the urine and the remainder eliminated in stool. Toxicity may occur in select industrial environments. Cobalt is not mined in the United States so primary supplies are imported.

7 mL aliquot of a well mixed 24 hour urine collected in acid washed
or metal free container (3 mL minimum).
Avoid worksite collection. Collect urine in an acid washed or metal
free plastic container.

Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Setup Schedule
Tuesday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
83018

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.






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