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GALA Gene Test (Sendaway Test)

Alternative Names:alpha-Galactosidase A deficiency
GALA
Fabry disease gene
Laboratory:Haematology
Test Code:SAH
Medicare rebatable:No
Registration Instructions:

Non MBS $178.00

Specimen Types:Blood
Container Types:
Guthrie CardGuthrie Card
Collection & Request Instructions:

Guthrie card must be dried overnight before shipping. Whole blood to arrive at laboratory within 48 hours of collection. GMP staff will address the payment requirements when the patient sample and test request is received by the lab. Clinical notes required. 

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Send to lab immediately
External Laboratory:SA Pathology at Women's and Children's Hospital
  External Laboratory details...
External Transport Instructions:Send at ambient temperature
Send at 4'C with Ice Pack