Days Set Up
1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month
Analytic Time

3 - 17 days; contact MLabs Client Services Center or Pediatric Geneticist on Call if assay is needed on an urgent basis.

MiChart Code
Mucopolysaccharides, Urine
Soft Order Code

Test Updated:


Urine Mucopolysaccharides
Hurler Syndrome
Hunter Syndrome
Morquio Syndrome
Maroteaux-Lamy Syndrome
Sanfilippo Syndrome
Scheie Syndrome
Sly Syndrome
MPS Screen, Urine
Glycosaminoglycans (GAGS)

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Test Overview

Test Methodology


Test Usage

Screening for mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS).

Reference Range

Interpretive report provided.

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

Specimen Requirements

100ml Plastic Specimen Container
Normal Volume
15 mL urine
Minimum Volume
10 mL urine

Billing Information

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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.