Test Overview

Test Methodology

Colorimetric

Test Usage

Diagnosis of suspected sulfite oxidase deficiency.

Reference Range*

Negative. A semi-quantitative result will be reported for positive specimens.

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

Test Details

Days Test Performed

Monday - Friday

Analytic Time

2 days

Soft Order Code

USUL

MiChart Code

Sulfite Analysis, Urine (MMGL)

Synonyms

Synonyms

USUL
Urine Sulfite

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Laboratory

MMGL

STAT Availability

STAT analysis must be approved by Pediatric Geneticist on Call.

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Specimen Requirements

Offsite Collection Instructions

Please notify MLabs Client Services Center to schedule testing prior to collecting specimen. Collect a random urine specimen and freeze within 45 minutes of collection. Frozen specimens must be received by the MMGL laboratory Monday - Thursday and within 2 days of collection. Include the patient's family history, clinical condition (asymptomatic or acute), diet, and a list of current medications with the test requisition.

Special Handing

Test requires prescheduling and special handling. See Collection Instructions.

Rejection Criteria

Urine samples not on ice and not received by laboratory within 45 minutes.

Container

100ml Plastic Specimen Container

Normal Volume

5 mL urine

Minimum Volume

2 mL urine

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Fee Codes


CPT Code

81099

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