Dynamic Reaction Cell-Inductively Coupled-Mass Spectrometry
Detecting toxic manganese exposure
> or =16 years: 0.1-1.3 mcg/g creatinine. Reference values have not been established for patients that are <16 years of age.
* 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
- Manganese, Random Urine
Collect urine in a clean, plastic container with no metal cap or glued insert and no preservative. Collection must take place prior to or 48 hours after administering gadolinium-containing contrast media.
Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories.