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Test Compendium

Test Name

  • ZINC, SERUM/PLASMA

Test Code

  • 6261

Minimum Volume

  • 0.75 mL

Specimen Type

  • Serum Or Plasma

Primary Container

  • Royal Blue Top- EDTA Additive, Royal Blue Top- No Additive

Transport Temp

  • Refrigerated

Specimen Requirements

  • 2 mL Serum or plasma. Royal Blue top tube. Not acceptable: SST or PST, lavender

Specimen Retention

  • Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into an acid washed plastic screw capped vial. Plasma: Royal Blue top tube(Trace metal-free, EDTA), Serum: Royal Blue top tube(Trace metal-free no additive).