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Lab Test Dictionary

Iodine, Serum/Plasma (16599)

Methodology

Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass Spectrometry (ICP/MS)


Specimen Type

Serum or Plasma

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics Chantilly


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Standard TAT

2 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-2 mL Blood

Container Type

Royal Blue (No Additive)

Collection Instructions

Plasma collected in an EDTA (royal blue-top) tube is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 10 Days; Refrigerated: 10 Days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Test Volume Required

1 mL Serum or Plasma

Minimum Test Volume

0.5 mL Serum or Plasma


CPT Codes

82542