Silver is not an essential constituent of the human body. Sources of exposure include manufacture of silver salts as germicides, antiseptics, caustics, reagents, for use in photography, mirrors, plating, inks, dyes, porclein, glass manufacture and in medicinal compounts. Argyria is associated with growth retardation, hemopoiesis, cardiac enlargement, degeneration of liver and destruction of renal tubules.This assay confirms exposure to silver.

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  • Pre-test Information:
    Patient to avoid silver containing medication or food-supplements 3 days prior to sample collection.
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample Tue / Fri by 6 pm; Report 2 days
  • Components:

Sample Report