1.2 mL Serum - Monoject glass Navy Blue (No Additive)
0.3 mL Serum - Monoject glass Navy Blue (No Additve)
Mayo Metal Free Screw Cap Transfer Vial
Spin, separate and pour into Metal Free Vial
Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days Frozen - 7 days
Ambient - 7 days
Mayo Medical Labs (AL); R-MM
Days Set Up:
1 - 7 days
0 - 6 ng/mL
Collection/ Processing Details:
Draw blood in a Monoject glass Navy Blue - No Additive tube.
Allow to clot 30 minutes and spin. Remove stopper and carefully pour serum into a Mayo Metal Free Screw Cap Transfer Vial. DO NOT use pipet or wooden sticks to assist in the transfer of the specimen.
High concentrations of gadolinium and iodine are known to interfere with most metal tests. If either gadolinium or iodine containing contrast media has been administered, a specimen should not be collected for 96 hours.