Sample Type: 24HRS URINE
Arsenic is a heavy metal. This test is performed to detect arsenic poisoning. Signs and symptoms of acute arsenic poisoning include headache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, hypotension, fever, hemolysis, seizures and altered mental state. Urine arsenic level is a preferred screening test than blood arsenic level.
Test is performed on a urine sample. A 24 hrs collection of urine is needed