Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Alpha-N-Acetylglucosaminidase, Plasma

Test Name: Alpha-N-Acetylglucosaminidase, Plasma
Alternate Name(s): MPSIIIB
Sanfilippo B Syndrome
Laboratory: Biochemical Genetics
Specimen Type: 6 mL Dark Green (Sodium Heparinized) top Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: Sample must be collected so that it will be received in lab no later than 3:00pm of collection day.

A minimum volume of 1 mL of plasma is required for testing and must be received at lab frozen.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: As required
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
 
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: 0.11-0.25 nmol/hr/ mL plasma
Effective Date: 2008-06-10
Revised Date: 2013-04-10
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing: Spin and freeze plasma at -20oC.
Comments:  
Method of Analysis:  
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Sample must be sent to lab immediately.
System Codes: 
Cerner
GLCNAC
 
Referred To: Biochemical Genetics Laboratory
London Health Sciences Centre
Victoria Hospital Westminster Tower
Room E3-219
800 Commissioners Road East
London, Ontario
N6A 5W9

519-685-8500
Joanne ext. 71560
Specimen Receiving ext. 71561
Fax: 519-858-1063

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