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Test ID: COWB    
Cobalt, Blood

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Monitoring exposure to cobalt using whole blood specimens

 

Monitoring metallic prosthetic implant wear

 

This test is not useful for assessment of vitamin B12 activity.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Cobalt, B

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Co (Cobalt)
Cobalt (Co)