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Beta-glucuronidase, fibroblasts

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Mayo

 

Test ID: 

LAB2668

 

Synonyms: 

Glucuronidase, Beta Mucoplysaccharidosis VII Sly Syndrome; GBA Deficiency; Gaucher's Disease

Methodology: 

Fluorometric Enzyme Assay

Schedule: 

Variable

Reported: 

4-8 weeks

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: No minimum volume indicated. Collect Blood in a Miscellaneous Container.
Cultured Fibroblasts
Container/Tube: 1 T-75 or 2 T-25 flask(s)
Handling: Send in sterile container..
Unacceptable conditions: Specimen received in formalin or fixative preservative is not acceptable.
On Floor Storage: *Keep at room temperatrure*

 

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Fees+and+Coding/8787

CPT Code(s): 

82657-Beta-glucosidase 88233-Fibroblast culture 88240-Cryopreservation for biochemical studies

Last Changed: 

8/23/2017 5:43:37 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 5:43:46 PM