Cytologies will not be evaluated at the NDSU VDL from August 15-23. We recommend submitting to a commercial laboratory during this time. Alternatively, NDSU VDL can forward cytology slides on to another AAVLD accredited laboratory for the cost of the test and shipping.

Copper

Preferred Sample

Liver, Kidney (5 grams minimum), Serum (1 ml minimum)

Fee

$40

Schedule

Days Tested

THU

Turnaround Time

3-7 days

Description

Quantitation of copper by inductively coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (ICP-OES).

Shipping Requirements

Samples must be received 2:00 pm Wednesday for inclusion in the Thursday test run.