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Collection Container/Tube: Clean, plastic urine collection container
Submission Container/Tube: Plastic, 6-mL tube (Supply T465) or clean, plastic aliquot container with no metal cap or glued insert
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
1. Collect a random urine specimen.
2. See Trace Metals Analysis Specimen Collection and Transport in Special Instructions for complete instructions.
Additional Information: High concentrations of barium, gadolinium, and iodine are known to interfere with most metals tests. If barium, gadolinium, or iodine containing contrast media has been administered, a specimen cannot be collected for 96 hours.
|Urine||Refrigerated (preferred)||28 days|