Heavy Metals Group #13, Urine

Test Code

CPT Codes
82175, 82300, 82570, 83825

Arsenic, Urine; Mercury, Random Urine; Cadmium, Random Urine; and Creatinine, Random Urine

Preferred Specimen
Minimum: 100 mL of a random urine collected in a acid-washed or metal-free container

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (cold packs)

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 48 hours
Refrigerated: 5 days
Frozen: 14 days

Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry

Setup Schedule
Set up: Mon, Wed, Fri; Report available: 3 days

Reference Range
See Laboratory Report

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
14225 Newbrook Drive
Chantilly, VA 20153

The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.