Mercury Test-Normal Range

Mercury test is very important in detecting whether you have been exposed to excessive mercury or not. When you have symptoms of mercury poisoning like muscle weakness, nausea and vomiting, metallic taste in the mouth, etc. You may need this test.

Speaking of the required samples, it will draw a blood sample from a vein in your arm or collect urine samples.

The normal range of mercury test is 0-9 ng/mL for Unisex gender and for all age groups. Normal whole blood mercury is usually<10 ng/mL.

A blood level less than 10 ng/mL indicates no risk of occupational exposure.

A blood level greater than 10 ng/mL, instead of mild increased levels of mercury like 15 ng/mL in dentists, indicates significant exposure of mercury.

Keywords: Hg (chemical symbol); Mercury; Mercury, Urine and Blood

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