Tests performed on a specimen submitted in a non-trace element
tube/container (non-acid washed) 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 re-submission
with a trace element tube/container is recommended.
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
Reported (Analytical Time)
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.
Reject Criteria: Clotted Transport Temperature: Room temperature