Test Catalog

Test ID: ASFR    
Arsenic Fractionation, 24 Hour, Urine

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnosis of arsenic intoxication in 24-hour urine specimens

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Total arsenic will be performed first. If the total arsenic concentration is 15 mcg/L or greater, then fractionation will be performed and reported.  If total arsenic is below 15 mcg/L, total arsenic will be reported as less than 15 mcg/L and fractionation will not be performed.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Ion Chromatography Extraction/Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (IC-ICP-MS)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Arsenic Fractionation, 24 Hr, U

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Arsenic (As)
Arsenic, Inorganic Forms
Arsenic, Organic Forms
As (Arsenic)