Cadmium Random Urine

Description

Cadmium is a naturally occurring element that is mined and used in industrial production because of its durability. Excessive cadmium exposure can damage lungs, kidneys, and the digestive tract. Cadmium is an extremely toxic metal the kidney is the principal organ targeted by chronic exposure to cadmium. Cadmium nephrotoxicity may follow chronic inhalation or ingestion. Cadmium is a heavy metal of considerable toxicity with destructive impact on most organ systems. It is widely distributed in humans, the chief sources of contamination being cigarette smoke, welding, and contaminated food and beverages. Cadmium toxicity contributes to a large number of health conditions, including the major diseases such as heart disease, cancer and diabetes.

Cadmium Random Urine

$42

Average competitors price

$89

Pricing based on average direct to consumer pricing.
  • Fasting Required: NO
  • Preferred Specimen: Urine
  • Reference Range(s):
    Cadmium Random Urine
    Non-exposed Adult ≤1.2 mcg/g creat
    OSHA Reference Range for Industrial Exposure ≤3.0 mcg/g creat
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  • Reference Range(s):
    Cadmium Random Urine
    6 Months 2-32 mg/dL
    7-11 Months 2-36 mg/dL
    1-2 Years 2-128 mg/dL
    3-8 Years 2-149 mg/dL
    9-12 Years 2-183 mg/dL
    12 Years  
    Male 20-370 mg/dL
    Female 20-320 mg/dL
  • Turnaround Time: 3 Days
  • Test Code: 672