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Sample Type: WHOLE BLOOD HEPARIN
Method: ATOMIC ABSORPTION SPECTROPHOTOMETRY
This test is used to screen for lead poisoning or to measure how well the treatment of lead poisoning is working. Blood lead levels are monitored in employees whose work environment contains lead and to screen children with signs of lead exposure.
Test is performed on a blood sample. No preparation is needed. Inform your doctor about all the medicines, vitamins, nutritional supplements, herbal or ayurvedic preparations, and homeopathic medicines you are taking