Cadmium


Test Information

Test Name

Cadmium

Preferred Specimen

Trace Element K2 EDTA tube

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Processing Information

Registration Code

CD

Notes

  • State if the patient is a smoker or non-smoker.
  • Blood Lead can also be done on the same specimen.
  • 5 mL lithium heparin collection tubes free of cadmium contamination are also acceptable.

Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Sample Stability

1 week

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

External Lab Website