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Keto acids (Maple syrup disease and PDH deficiency), urine

Fee code: 16085

Method description

Gas chromatography - mass spectrometry (GC-MS)

Delivery time

14 days

Note to delivery time


Attach brief medical history

Specimen type

Fresh urine

Specimen volume

10 - 20 mL

Specimen minimum volume

10 mL

Collection instructions

Immediate freezing without preservatives

Preanalytic treatment


Transport conditions


Rejection criteria

Thawed specimens to room temperature greater than 24 hours or refrigerated specimens greater than one week.


Interpretive report of the results

Reference values

Values Units   Age  
Keto acids      

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