MERCURY, 24-HOUR URINE

Mercury, a highly toxic metal is present in select industrial environments and in contaminated ocean fish. Urinary measurement is the most reliable way to assess exposure to inorganic mercury.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    Avoid eating predatory fish like Sword fish, Tuna and shark atleast 3 days prior to specimen collection. If Gadolinium or Iodine containing contrast media has been administered, specimen should not be collected for 96 hours Use only specified containers available from LPL.
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample Daily by 6 pm; Report Next day
  • Components:
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Sample Report