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948: Zinc Protoporphyrin (zpp) Print View
Zinc Protoporphyrin (ZPP)     mcg/dL 

PRIMARY
1 WB EDTA Trace Metal FoilW 2 (0.5) mL   Refrigerated - 10 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 4 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  WB NaHep Trace Metal Foil   Room Temperature - 4 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 10 Day(s)  
  Whole Bld EDTA Tan FoilWr   Room Temperature - 4 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 10 Day(s)  
  Whole Blood EDTA Foil Wra 2 (0.5) mL   Refrigerated - 10 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 4 Day(s)  
  Whole Bld Hep Tan Foil Wr   Refrigerated - 10 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 4 Day(s)  
  Whole Blood Hep Foil Wrap 2 (0.5) mL   Refrigerated - 10 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 4 Day(s)  

Zinc protoporphyrin (ZPP) accumulates in erythrocytes as a result of chronic lead absorption or iron deficiency anemia.

2 mL (0.5 mL) whole blood collected in EDTA (lavender-top) tube.
** Specimen should be foil wrapped. Protect from light. **
Use a lead free tube if blood lead is also requested.

Rejection criteria: Frozen, clotted, or hemolyzed
Setup Schedule
Monday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
84202

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
Transport Temperature: Room temperature
Methodology: Hematofluorometry
Reject criteria: Frozen, clotted, or hemolyzed
Acceptable Specimen(s):
Light protected whole blood collected in an EDTA (royal blue-top), sodium heparin lead-free (tan-top), sodium heparin (royal blue-top), or potassium EDTA, lead-free (tan-top) tube






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