HMSUO - Overview: Heavy Metals Screen Occupational Exposure, Urine

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: HMSUO    
Heavy Metals Screen Occupational Exposure, Urine

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Screening potentially exposed workers for heavy metal toxicity in settings where a 24-hour collection is problematic

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
CDCRCreatinine ConcNoYes
ARCOAs ConcNoYes
PBCOPb ConcNoYes
CDUOMCd ConcYes, (order CDU)Yes
HGCOHg ConcYes, (order HGOM)Yes

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

CDCR: Enzymatic Colorimetric Assay

ARCO, PBCO, CDUOM, HGCO: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Heavy Metals Scrn Occ Exposure, U

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Arsenic (As)
As (Arsenic)
Cadmium (Cd)
Cd (Cadmium)
Hg (Mercury)
Lead (Pb)
Mercury (Hg)
Metals Screen
Pb (Lead)