Test ID: ZG310
CPT code: 82017
Specimen Type: Green Sodium Heparin
Frequency: Setup: Mon-Fri; analytic time 2 days
Instructions: 0.1mL plasma from green (NaHep) tube. Frozen. Draw just prior to meal.
Lavender top (EDTA) or lithium heparin are also acceptable.
Text: Useful For: Diagnosis of fatty acid beta-oxidation disorders and several organic acidurias, Evaluate the treatment during follow-up of patients with these disorders.
Methodology: Flow Injection Analysis-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (FIA-MS/MS)