To assist in assessing for zinc deficiency or toxicity, monitor therapeutic interventions, and assist in diagnosing disorders related to healing and immune function.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
Method: Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry.
|Conventional Units||SI Units (Conventional Units × 0.153)|
|60–120 mcg/dL||0.92–18.4 micromol/L|
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
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