Glycogen Storage Disease, Type II (GSD II) Enzyme Activity - Special Handling Required- LG5610

Sunquest Code:LSMISC  
Epic Code:LAB4909Epic Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Order Instructions:Order test code 097102 in ARUP Connect and send directory to Duke University via FedEx. See Special Instructions.
Synonyms:Pompe Disease; Acid Maltase Deficiency; Acid Alpha-Glucosidase
Methodology:Enzyme activity
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Thur by 1400; results are reported within 2-3 weeks.
Special Instructions:Specimen must be received at performing laboratory within 24 hours of collection. Do not send to ARUP Laboratories. For direct submission instructions, please contact ARUP Referral Testing at 800-242-2787, ext. 5145.

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:5 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:3 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Collection Instructions:Collect after 10 am.
Causes for Rejection:Samples greater than 24 hours old. Room temperature or frozen samples.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process.
Shipping Instructions:Ship overnight at refrigerated temperature to arrive Mon-Thur only (no holidays). Sample must arrive within 24 hours of collection.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Duke University Medical Center: Glycogen Storage Disease Laboratory via ARUP)

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