Galactokinase

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

GALKINASE

POE DESCRIPTION:

Galactokinase

CPT CODE:

82759

TEST INFORMATION:

Mayo Website, test code 8628

DAYS PERFORMED:

Blood can be collected Monday through Wednesday only.  Patient should be fasting, non-fasting acceptable.

TURNAROUND TIME:

one week

CONTAINER TYPE:

green top, heparin tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

5 mL whole blood

MINIMUM VOLUME:

2 mL whole blood