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Pyruvate Decarboxylase (View in report form.)

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: MISC GEN
CPT CODE: 84999
TEST INFORMATION: See OMIM information
DAYS PERFORMED: Arrange with laboratory in advance, referred to reference lab.
TURNAROUND TIME: Results reported when received.
CONTAINER TYPE: Sterile container with sterile saline or media; obtain from the laboratory.
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Skin biopsy
MINIMUM VOLUME: 2 mm
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Do not freeze. Deliver to the laboratory as soon as possible.
TEST SYNONYM(S):Pyruvate Dehydrogenase (E1 in PDH Complex)

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