Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Hypoxanthine-Guanine Phosphoribosyl Transferase, Whole blood

Test Name: Hypoxanthine-Guanine Phosphoribosyl Transferase, Whole blood
Alternate Name(s): Lesch-Nyhan Syndrome
Laboratory: Biochemical Genetics
Specimen Type: 6 mL Green (Sodium Heparinized) top Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: Minimum volume required for testing is 2 mL (Sodium Heparinized whole blood.

Note:
Please make arrangements with Laboratory at least 24 hours in advance before collection.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Test must be prearranged before collection by calling the lab at 519-685-8500
Specimen Receiving ext. 71561
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
 
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: See report issued by lab
Effective Date: 2008-06-10
Revised Date: 2013-04-10
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing: Contact Biochemical Genetics before drawing sample for testing.
Comments:  
Method of Analysis:  
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Sample must be sent to lab immediately.
System Codes: 
Cerner
HGPRT
 
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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