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Test Code Chitotriosidase Chitotriosidase Level

Clinical System Name

Chitotriosidase Level

Synonyms

None specified

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole blood

Container(s): Gold SST or Red

Preferred Vol: 5.0 mL

Minimum Vol: 1.0 mL

 

Note:

Processing Instructions

Reject due to:

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp: -20 C

Storage location:  Deliver sample to CPA freezer send-outs rack.

 

Off-site collection:

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
  Room temp

 

Serum Refrigerated up to 24 h
  Frozen

 

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N  Drawn daily 10 - 14 d

 

Performing Laboratory

Emory Genetics Laboratory

Department

Department:  

Emory Genetics Laboratory

2165 N Decatur Road
Decatur, GA 30033
 

 

Phone Number

404-778-8499

 

 

 

Reference Range

 

<78.5 nmol/hr/mL

 

Methodology

Method: Flurometric Enzyme Activity

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

CPT Codes

82657

 

 

 

 

 

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: Gaucher Disease: Chitotriosidase (CHITO)
Reference Test Number:

CZ

Instructions:

Ship frozen overnight via FedEx.