Description: Mercury, a highly toxic metal, is present in select industrial environments and in contaminated ocean fish. The Blood Mercury test is used to monitor exposure to mercury or mercury poisoning. Mercury is a toxic substance and overexposure can lead to a variety of detrimental health issues.
A significant deviation from the normal range may require further evaluation by your physician.
Patient Instructions: Avoid seafood consumption for 48 hours prior to sample collection.
Estimated turnaround for results is 5 business days.