Days Set Up
Varies
Analytic Time

15 - 22 days

Soft Order Code
MMLR

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

PCR

Test Usage

Confirmation of a diagnosis of classic or variant Fabry disease in affected males with reduced alpha-Gal A enzyme activity. Carrier or diagnostic testing for asymptomatic or symptomatic females, respectively

Reference Range

Interpretive report provided.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Onsite

Collect blood in a lavender or ACD tube. Send specimen as whole blood to Specimen Processing, ambient. Specimen preferred to be received by Mayo within 96 hours.
Blood spot card must be allowed to dry in a horizontal position for 3 hours before sending to Specimen Processing. Do not expose to heat or direct sunlight.

Collection Offsite

Collect blood in a lavender or ACD tube. Send specimen as whole blood to Specimen Processing, ambient. Specimen preferred to be received by Mayo within 96 hours.
Blood spot card must be allowed to dry in a horizontal position for 3 hours before sending to Specimen Processing. Do not expose to heat or direct sunlight.

Normal Volume
3 mL
Minimum Volume
1 mL

Billing Information

CPT Code
81405
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
 

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Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.