Days Set Up
Monday - Thursday
Analytic Time

10 - 14 days

MiChart Code
Lysosomal Enzymes (Wenger Lab)
Soft Order Code

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Test Overview

Test Methodology
Test Usage

Identifying disease states related to biochemical / metabolic defect of lysosomal enzymes, e.g., sphigolipidoses, Krabbe disease, Fabry disease, etc.

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

SAMPLES ARE ACCEPTED MONDAY-THURSDAY ONLY. Specimen must be received by Sendout Laboratory by 6:00 pm. Please contact Sendout Laboratory to obtain required form. A complete clinical history of the patient is required before the reference laboratory will process the specimen.

Collection Offsite

Specimens are accepted Monday through Thursday only and must be received by performing laboratory within 24 hours of collection (specimen must be received by MLabs by 6:00 pm). Collect blood in sodium heparin (green top) tubes; do not use tubes containing lithium heparin. DO NOT CENTRIFUGE. Store whole blood at room temperature; refrigerated or frozen specimens are unacceptable. A complete clinical history of the patient is required before the reference laboratory will process the specimen.

Normal Volume
8 mL heparinized whole blood
Minimum Volume
2 mL heparinized whole blood

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Our High Standard

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.