Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Cystine, Leukocyte

Test Name: Cystine, Leukocyte
Alternate Name(s): Leukocyte Cystine
Cystinosis
Laboratory: Biochemical Genetics
Specimen Type: 2 x 6 mL Green (Sodium or Lithium Heparinized) top Vacutainer tubes
Collection Information: Make arrangements with laboratory in advance.

Send 8-10 mL whole blood immediately. Keep cold but not frozen.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Arrangements for test must be made in advance by calling 519-685-8500
Specimen Receiving ext. 71561
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
 
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: ≤ 0.200 nmol/mg protein
Effective Date: 2008-06-10
Revised Date: 2013-04-10
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Storage & Shipment: Send specimen immediately to be received by Biochemical Genetics Laboratory no later than 3:00 pm of collection day.
System Codes: 
Cerner
LCYS
 
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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