Alpha-Galactosidase, Leukocytes

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

ALPHA GALC

CPT CODE:

82657-90

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working

CONTAINER TYPE:

Yellow top ACD A or B

COLLECTION:

Draw Monday through Thursday only.  Sample must arrive at Mayo Labs within 72 hours of draw.

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

7.0 mL whole blood

REJECTION CRITERIA:

Gross hemolysis

MINIMUM VOLUME:

6.0 mL whole blood

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Mayo Labs - Search Test Code 8785

LAST UPDATED:

7-10-2013

TEST SYNONYM(S):Anderson Fabry Disease; AGA; Alpha-Galactosidase A; Ceramide Trihexosidase; GLA Deficiency