Mineral panel, trace element, serum - ICP-MS
Days test started:
Specimen Type/Volume0.5 mL serum or plasma. Minimum required: 0.25 mL.
Shipping InformationFor serum, allow clot formation. Separate serum or plasma prior to shipping. Refrigerate.
Collection ProtocolRoyal blue-topped - trace mineral tube - preferred (available for serum with Clot Activator or plasma with K2EDTA). Serum from red-top tube acceptable (for zinc, avoid contact with rubber top).
Panel includes: (Co (cobalt) Cu (copper) Fe (iron) Mo (molybdenum) Mn (manganese) Se (selenium) Zn (zinc).