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 Recent changes for Mercury Urine

Recent changes for Mercury Urine

Date
Field
Changed From
Changed To
5th September 2019
Request Group

UHG24

UHG24/UHG

Collection & Request Instructions

Urine mercury concentration can be done on spot urine sample.

Patient Collection Instructions

Urine mercury concentration can be done on spot urine sample.(UHG)

Patient Collection Instructions

30th August 2019
Request Group

HGCRU

UHG24

Volume (Adults)

50 mL

External Laboratory

Sydney South West Pathology Service(RPA)

Alfred Hospital

Frequency

Daily

Mercury Urine

Alternate names:
Urine mercury
Laboratory:
Referred Test
Test Code:
UHG24/UHG
Specimen types:
24 hour Urine
Container types:
24 hour urine - PLAIN bottle
Collection Instructions:
Refrigerate, send to lab upon completion

Urine mercury concentration can be done on spot urine sample.(UHG)

Patient Collection Instructions

Minimum Adult Volume:
50 mL
Frequency:
Daily
Result Turnaround Time:
3-4 days
Reference Interval:

24 hour urine: <50 nmol/d

Laboratory Use Only

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