This test is used to evaluate the level of zinc in the blood. It is used to diagnose health problems related with zinc deficiency. This test is also used to monitor the levels of zinc in the blood of individual who are exposed to occupational high levels of zinc. The symptoms that lead to recommendation of this test include burn or terminally ill patients, malnutrition, retardation of growth, delay in healing of wounds, monitor levels in patients undergoing treatment for Wilson’s disease and pregnant women.
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