Mucopolysaccharidosis Type 1, Total HS and NRE, Urine


Sunquest Code:MUCU  
Epic Code:LAB6508Epic Name:Mucopolysacch Type I Sensipro Urine
Methodology:Liquid chromatography/Tandem mass spectrometry
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Sat; results are reported within 2-3 weeks.
Compliance:

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Urine, random collection
Optimal Volume:2 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:1 mL
Container:Plastic leakproof container, sterile
Causes for Rejection:Specimens containing preservatives or heparin. Room temperature specimens.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Aliquot 2 mL, 1 mL minimum into an ARUP aliquot tube. Freeze immediately.
Shipping Instructions:Ship on dry ice.
Stability:Samples are stable for one month frozen.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (ARUP)
Referral Lab number:2007488


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.
Use:Use to monitor heparin sulfate (total disaccharides and nonreducing ends) excretion for MPS Type 1 patients who are on therapy.


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