Galactose-1-Phosphate, Erythrocyte

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: GAL-1-PHOS
POE DESCRIPTION: GALACTOSE 1 PHOSPHATE ERYTHROCYTE; GAL-1-PHOS
CPT CODE:

84378-90

DAYS PERFORMED:

 

Tuesday, Friday; 8 a.m. (Arrange with laboratory in advance.)

TURNAROUND TIME: Two weeks
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Collect blood Monday-Friday only, must be in lab before noon.

CONTAINER TYPE: Green top (heparin) tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood
MINIMUM VOLUME:

2 mL whole blood

HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Maintain to 4°C (wet ice) during transport to the laboratory.
REFERENCE RANGE:

 See Mayo Clinic - Search Test Code 80337