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599: Lead, Blood Print View
Lead Whole Blood ICP/MS  < 7 years: < 5
>= 7 years: < 5 
mcg/dL 
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PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA Tan 3 (0.5) mL   Room Temperature - 5 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 60 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  WB EDTA Trace Metal   Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 60 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 5 Day(s)  
  WB EDTA Microtainer   Frozen - 60 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 5 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)  
  Sod Heparin Lead-Free   Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 5 Day(s)/Frozen - 60 Day(s)  
  WB NaHep Trace Metal   Room Temperature - 5 Day(s)/Frozen - 60 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)  

Blood lead level analysis is performed to evaluate the body burden of lead.

Collection material such as alcohol swabs should be lead-free. Use
powderless gloves. For capillary collection, wash hands thoroughly
with soap and dry with clean, low-lint towel. Once washed, fingers
must not come into contact with any surface. Clean skin (finger or
other area for venipuncture) with the lead-free alcohol swab prior to
puncture. Avoid worksite collection.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
83655

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.

Notes
Reject Criteria: Clotted Transport Temperature: Room temperature Tests performed on a specimen submitted in a non-trace element tube or non acid washed/non metal free container may not accurately reflect the patient's level. If a non-trace element tube/container is received, it will be accepted for testing. However, elevated results shall be reported with a message that a re-submission with a trace element tube/container is recommended. EDTA (lavender-top) will be run with disclaimer.






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