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  • Very Long Chain Fatty Acids (Peroxisomal Enzyme Screen)

Very Long Chain Fatty Acids (Peroxisomal Enzyme Screen)

Includes: Pristanic Acid and Phytanic Acid

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Test ID   LAB987
EPIC Order
  FATTY ACIDS, PEROXISOMAL
CPT Code(s)   82726
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 3 mL Blood/red top tube/SST acceptable; See Comments
  micro: 0.6mL blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Medical Laboratories
     
Turnaround Time   7-10 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
     
Comments Deliver immediately.  Sample must be processed within 45 min of collection.

Reviewed by jcayless on March 03, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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