Trace Minerals, Serum

Section: Toxicology

Fee: $46.20

Turnaround Time: Estimated 5 – 10 business days

Days Test Started: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Species: All Species




Minimum Amount


Sealed Container

5 ml

Collection Information

Collect samples in a sealed container. If submitting plasma, ensure it is clear. For serum/plasma samples, avoid contact with rubber test tube stopper as this may artificially increase zinc contamination.

Shipping Information

If shipping different sample/tissue types, clearly label each container with owner and animal ID (if applicable) and sample/tissue type. Ship specimens overnight with an ice pack. DO NOT FREEZE. DO NOT SHIP OVER WEEKEND OR HOLIDAY.

Additional Information
This screen covers calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, selenium, and zinc. This screen replaces individual element testing on serum/plasma samples for these elements.

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