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Lysosomal Storage Disorders (Sendaway Test)

Alternative Names:Fabry disease
Pompe disease
Gauchers disease
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:SAH
Medicare rebatable:No
Registration Instructions:

Non MBS $1657.00

Specimen Types:Amniotic Fluid
Container Types:
See Under Collection Instructions
Adults Volume or Mass:15 mg
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:7 mg
Collection & Request Instructions:

Pre-test genetic counselling required for prenatal testing. Family work-up must be completed prior to prenatal diagnosis. Laboratory should be notified prior to testing. Check with laboratory whether maternal blood sample is also required (08 8161 6701). Family history information, signed consent form.

 

 

 

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:Store at Room Temperature
External Laboratory:SA Pathology at Women's and Children's Hospital
  External Laboratory details...
External Transport Instructions:Send at ambient temperature