Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Amino Acids, CSF

Test Name: Amino Acids, CSF
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Biochemical Genetics
Specimen Type: Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
Collection Information: Volume of CSF required is 0.5 mL.

Store CSF at -20°C and send frozen to Biochemical Genetics.
Requisition:  
Test Schedule: As required
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
48 hours
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: See report
Effective Date: 2008-06-10
Revised Date: 2019-06-24
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis:  
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store CSF at -20°C and send frozen to Biochemical Genetics.
System Codes: 
Cerner
AACSF
 
Referred To: Biochemical Genetics Laboratory
London Health Sciences Centre
Victoria Hospital
Room B10-217
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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