Zinc, Serum

Code

6590

Principle

In serum, a decrease is observed in enteropathic acrodetmatitis with alopecia, diarrhoea, skin lesions. Cases of nutritional hypozincaemia are also observed with increased requirements in premature infants or pregnancy, increased losses and/or catabolism and in the case of certain treatments.

Preanalytical

1 mL Serum Refrigerated

Turn Around Time

1 day

Methodology

Spectrophotometer