Mercury, Urine

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: U/HG
POE DESCRIPTION: URT HG; U/MERCURY/24 HOUR; U/HG
CPT CODE: 83825-90, 81050
TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Avoid seafood consumption for 48 hours prior to sample collection.

CONTAINER TYPE:

24-hour urine bottle, Chemistry bottle #5 (acid washed container)

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 24-hour urine
MINIMUM VOLUME: Submit entire urine collection to the laboratory.
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Refrigerate during collection
REFERENCE RANGE: See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 4873U

TEST SYNONYM(S):Hg, Urine; Urine Mercury