This test is used to screen for, detect, and monitor excessive exposure to the following heavy metals: arsenic, cadmium, lead and mercury. This test also includes creatinine.
Symptoms of metal poisoning may include Abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea; Nervous system symptoms such as numbness, tingling of hands and feet, weakness; Anemia; Kidney damage; Liver damage; Irritation in the lungs; Brain dysfunction, memory loss; Mees lines (horizontal lines on nails); Changes in behavior; In pregnant women – miscarriage, premature labor.
For those who are exposed to heavy metals in the workplace; Those experiencing any of the above symptoms associated with heavy metal poisoning.
Avoid all seafood for 72 hours prior to collection.
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.