ARYLSULFATASE A LEUKOCYTES

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: ARYLA
UPHSM LIS Test #: 7944
Schedule: Processed Monday - Sunday Assayed Tuesday; 8a.m.
Testing Time: 8 days
Testing Lab: Mayo Labs

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 7.0 mL Whole Blood ACD B
Temperature: Refrigerate
Tube Type: 1 Yellow ACD B
Collection Info:
SAMPLE MUST ARRIVE WITHIN 48 HOURS OF DRAW. DRAW SAMPLE TO ARRIVE AT LAB MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY ONLY AND NOT THE DAY BEFORE A HOLIDAY.  

Draw blood in yellow top (ACD) tube(s) and send 7.0 mL ACD whole blood refrigerated. (Keep specimen cool with frozen coolant April
October. Protect specimen from freezing by placing it in a bubble pack bag [Supply T055} supplied by Mayo Medical Laboratories. Use
refrigerated coolant November March). SPECIMEN CANNOT BE FROZEN.
Do not transfer blood to other containers. Mark "biological sample."  See, "Table of Lysosomal Storage Disorders."

Methods

Colorimetric Enzyme Assay

CPT Codes

82657

* The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding
is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Reference Range

>=62 nmol/h/mg