CARBOHYDRATE DEFICIENT TRANSFERRIN FOR CONGENITAL DISORDERS OF GLYCOSYLATION, SERUM

Mnemonic

MISC

Synonym

Congenital Disorders of Glycosylation (CDG) - Carbohydrate Deficient Glycoprotein Syndrome (CDGS)

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Serum - one 4 ml Plain red or gold serum separator tube

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL serum

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL (1.2 mL minimum whole blood draw)

Transport

Refrigerated

Stability

Ambient: 7 days; Refrigerated: 28 days; Frozen: 45 days

Testing Information

Performed

Mon, Thur

Reported

5-10 days

Method

Affinity Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (MS)

Referral Lab

Mayo Medical Laboratory (CDG)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

CPT Codes

82373

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:01 AM