FBEN - Clinical: Benzene, Occupational Exposure, Blood

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Test Name

Test ID: FBEN    
Benzene, Occupational Exposure, Blood

Reference Values Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.

Units:    mg/L


Normal (unexposed population):

None detected

Exposed (end-of-shift):

Blood benzene concentrations of greater than 0.1 mg/L correlate with exposure to greater than 10 ppm benzene in air.


Blood benzene concentrations greater than 0.90 mg/L have been observed in fatal cases of benzene exposure.