Zinc

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Synonym/Acronym:

Zn.

Rationale

To assist in assessing for zinc deficiency or toxicity, monitor therapeutic interventions, and assist in diagnosing disorders related to healing and immune function.

Patient Preparation

There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.

Normal Findings

Method: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry.

Conventional UnitsSI Units (Conventional Units × 0.153)
60–120 mcg/dL0.92–18.4 micromol/L

Critical Findings and Potential Interventions

N/A

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Synonym/Acronym:

Zn.

Rationale

To assist in assessing for zinc deficiency or toxicity, monitor therapeutic interventions, and assist in diagnosing disorders related to healing and immune function.

Patient Preparation

There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.

Normal Findings

Method: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry.

Conventional UnitsSI Units (Conventional Units × 0.153)
60–120 mcg/dL0.92–18.4 micromol/L

Critical Findings and Potential Interventions

N/A

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