Useful in the diagnosis of toxicity due to Arsenic, Lead or Mercury. Heavy Metal Poisoning can cause, but is not limited to, muscle pain, fatigue, vision problems, headaches and gastrointestinal pain. The Heavy Metals Profile test measures the level of arsenic, lead and mercury in the blood.
Significant deviations from the normal range may require further evaluation by your physician.
Avoid seafood consumption for 48 hours prior to sample collection. Estimated turnaround for results is 3 business days. If confirmation testing is required, the estimated time may be extended.