Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

HEAVY METALS PANEL, RANDOM URINE

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
HVYRU      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: HVYRU         Geisinger Epic ID: 43002

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Random urine
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
7 mL random urine
Special notes:
Collect urine in acid-washed or metal-free container.
Patient preparation:
Avoid seafood consumption for 48 hours before testing.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 48 hours. Refrigerated: 5 days.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Arsenic Random Urine
Non-exposed Adult ≤35 mcg/g creat
Biological Exposure Index (end of shift/work week) ≤50 mcg/g creat
Lead, Random Urine
Non-exposed Adult <10 mcg/g creat
Mercury Random Urine
Non-exposed Adult ≤4 mcg/g creat
Biological Exposure Index (pre-shift) ≤35 mcg/g creat
Creatinine, Random Urine
≤6 Months 2-32 mg/dL
7-11 Months 2-36 mg/dL
1-2 Years 2-128 mg/dL
3-8 Years 2-149 mg/dL
9-12 Years 2-183 mg/dL
>12 Years  
   Male 20-370 mg/dL
   Female 20-320 mg/dL
CPT code(s):
82175, 82570, 83655, 83825
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Arsenic, Mercury, Lead, Creatinine
Methodology:
Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry
Synonyms:
Arsenic, Mercury, Lead, Creatinine
Quest test code 7507
Clinical significance:
Excessive exposure to heavy metals can cause acute and chronic toxicity. Heavy Metals Panel is intended to evaluate and monitor exposure to heavy metals and evaluate the process of detoxification

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency:    
Performed stat? No
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