Dynamic Reaction Cell-Inductively Coupled-Mass Spectrometry
Detecting toxic manganese exposure
Age >=18 years: < 4.0 mcg/24 hours.
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Contamination of urine is possible because the usual daily excretion rate is low and manganese-containing dust is common.
2 - 12 days
- MN Urine
- MANGANESE, URINE
- MNU CONC
Collect 24 hour urine in a clean, plastic container with no metal cap or glued insert and no preservative. Aliquot urine into a clean, plastic container with no metal cap or glued insert and refrigerate within 4 hours of completion of collection. Record total 24 hour urine volume and collection dates/times on request form. Collection must take place prior to or 48 hours after administering gadolinium-containing contrast media.
Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories.