UROPORPHYRINOGEN DECARBOXYLASE (Upg D), ERYTHROCYTES
Specimen Collection Requirements
Patient should abstain from alcohol for 24 hours. Include a list of medications the patient is currently taking and forward with the specimen.
Whole Blood, one 5.0 mL green (sodium heparin) top tube
Draw a full, green-top (heparin) tube and place on wet ice immediately. Specimen must arrive at Legacy Central Laboratory before 12 noon. Friday draws are not accepted.
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen must arrive at Mayo Medical Laboratory within 48 hours of draw.
HPLC/Incubation of Lysed Erythrocytes
Mayo Medical Laboratory (8599)
Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:45 AM
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