MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDES (MPS) SCREEN, URINE
Mucopolysaccharides qualitative and quantitative
Preferred test to screen for mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS).
Specimen Collection Requirements
Random Urine collection, early morning specimen is preferred
Freeze immediately and send specimen frozen.
Refrigerated or ambient specimens
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 3 weeks
MPS quantitative: Mon, Wed
MPS qualitative: Set up Thursday, Result Friday
Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS); Spectrophotometry (SP)
Mayo Medical Laboratory (84464)
Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:25 AM
Client Services: 503-413-1234