Common sources of non-industrial cadmium exposure include cigarette smoke and traditional medicines/cosmetics. All cases of suspected poisoning should be discussed with the National Poisons Information Service (www.toxbase.org).
|Availability||Weekdays only. Urgent analysis is possible please contact Laboratory or Duty Biochemist.|
|Turn Around||7 days|
|Send to||First Class Post to: Specialist Laboratory Medicine,
St James's University Hospital,
|Collection Con||Random urine sample, no preservative.|
|Sample REQ||Store at 4C prior to sending.|