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Test ID: ZG914

Porphyrins, Plasma

  • CPT Code: 84311
  • LOINC:
  • Specimen Type: Heparin; PROTECT FROM LIGHT
  • Frequency: Setup: Mon-Fri; Analytic time 2 days
  • Instructions: 3.0mL plasma from green nongel tube, frozen in amber vial to protect from light. No ETOH 24hrs. Fractionation reflexed if abnormal.
  • Text: The porphyrias are a diverse group of disorders caused by defects in the biosynthesis of heme and characterized by accumulations of porphyrins and porphyrinogens in plasma, RBCs, tissues, urine, and/or feces. Useful For: Differential diagnosis of porphyrias; Differential diagnosis of photosensitive skin manifestations. Components: Z0541 Porphyrins, Total p; Z5425 Reviewed by; Z5426 Interpretation
  • Methodology: HPLC, Extraction and Scanning Spectrofluorometry.If total porphyrins are >1.0 mcg/dL, then Porphyrins, Fract will be performed at additional cost

 

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