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Alpha-galactosidase, leukocytes

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Mayo 
Test ID: LAB2578 
Methodology: Fluorometric
Schedule: Mon-Thurs cut-off Noon
Reported: 17 days for routine orders.
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 7.0 mL Blood in a Yellow Top Tube - ACDB.
Yellow Top Tube - ACDA also acceptable.
Pediatric volume: 6.0 mL.
Yellow-top (ACD solution A or B) tube
Handling: Specimen must arrive within 72 hours of draw to be stabilized. Specimen received after 72 hours could have falsely normal results. Draw specimen Monday through Thursday only and not the day before a holiday. Specimen should be drawn and packaged as close to shipping time as possible..
Stability: Refrigerated: 72 hours
Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 82657
Last Changed: 10/04/2016 17:14:17
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 03:00:19