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Heavy Metals Screen, Gastric

Performing Laboratory

Charleston Area Medical Center, Inc.

Methodology

Reinsch Test
Includes antimony, arsenic, and mercury.

Note: This is a qualitative test only.

Specimen Requirements

20 mL of gastric vomitus or finely macerated tissue homogenate with water in a screw-capped container. Send specimen refrigerated.

Reference Values

None detected or negative

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Friday

Test Classification and CPT Coding

83015