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ID:370 Antimony
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DescriptionAntimony is widely used in alloys. Its use in semi-conductors is important. Antimony compounds are used in flame-proofing, paints, ceramics, enamels, glass, pottery, rubber technology & dye stuffs. Antimony derivatives have considerable toxicity.
IndicationSuspicion of antimony poisoning.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna


Ref. Range (Male)See note
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range NotesChildren: Blood <7.39 nmol/L, Urine <2.71 nmol/L. Adults: Blood <2.79 nmol/L, Urine <0.40 nmol/mmol creatinine
Units - Not Defined -

IP Acute TAT2 weeks
IP Routine TATAt least 2 weeks
GP Acute TAT2 weeks
GP Routine TATAt least 2 weeks
Turnround CommentNA
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