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Arylsulfatase A, leukocytes

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Mayo 
Test ID: LAB2628 
Methodology: Colorimetric Enzyme Assay
Schedule: Mon-Thurs cut-off Noon
Reported: 7-14 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 10.0 mL Blood in a Yellow Top Tube - ACDB.
Yellow Top Tube - ACDA also acceptable.
Pediatric volume: 7 mL.
Whole blood Yellow ACD A or B
Handling: Specimen must arrive within 48 hours of draw to be stabilized. 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..


Clinical Indications: Specimens are processed Monday through Sunday. Assay is performed Tuesday; 8 a.m.

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 82657
Last Changed: 10/06/2016 00:46:41
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 04:54:33