Methylene Tetrahydrofolate Reductase Enzyme Analysis

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: MTHF RED
POE DESCRIPTION: MTHF REDUCTASE
CPT CODE: 83519
TEST INFORMATION: See OMIM information
DAYS PERFORMED: Arrange with Genetics laboratory in advance.
TURNAROUND TIME: 3 weeks
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Always include a control blood.
CONTAINER TYPE: [Lavender top (EDTA) tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood
MINIMUM VOLUME: 10 mL
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Maintain at 4°C (wet ice) for transport to the laboratory. Specimen must reach laboratory within 1 hour after draw.
REFERENCE RANGE: Range will be included in report.