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Succinylacetone, quantitative, urine, random

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

ARUP

 

Test ID: 

LAB3514

 

Methodology: 

Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Schedule: 

Varies

Reported: 

15 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Urine in a Yellow Top Tube - Urine.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Random urine. (First morning urine is preferred)
Transport: CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Unacceptable conditions: Ambient specimens. Specimens exposed to more than one freeze/thaw cycle.
Stability: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 1 month

 

Notes: 

Clinical information is needed for appropriate interpretation. Submit age, gender, diet (e.g., TPN therapy), drug therapy, and family history on a Biochemical Genetics Patient History Form available at www.aruplab.com/patienthistory or by contacting ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787.

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://ltd.aruplab.com/Tests/Pub/2007401

CPT Code(s): 

83921

Last Changed: 

8/23/2017 2:42:22 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 2:42:56 PM