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pawsPathologyManual: Amino Acids (Metabolic) Quantitative, Urine

Lonic Code

 

Test Name

Amino Acids (Metabolic) Quantitative, Urine

Synonyms

Amino Acids Urine, Metabolic Screen Urine

Test Consists

Taurine, threonine, serine, asparagine, glutamic acid, glutamine, proline, glycine, alanine, citrulline, a-aminoadipic acid, a-amino-n-butyric acid, valine, cystine, cystathionine, methionine, isoleucine, leucine, tyrosine, phenylalanine, b-alanine, b-aminoisobutyric acid, ornithine, lysine, 1-methylhistidine, histidine, 3-methylhistidine, carnosine, and arginine.

Specimen Requirements

2.0 mL urine, random collection

Volume and Container

Sterile container

Storage and Transport

Urine stored frozen until ready for transport to Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Critical Values

 

Causes for Rejection

Specimens other than urine, warm urine

Turn Around Time

5-15 business days from time of collection

Availability

Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm, except observed holidays

CPT / HCPCS Code

82139

Medicare Fee

 

Comments

 

Row Stamp

38,838,602

Last Updated

 

Volume

 

Minimum Volume

 

Indications

Evaluating patients with possible inborn errors of metabolism, several acquired conditions such as endocrine disorders, liver diseases, muscle diseases, neoplastic diseases, neurological disorders, nutritional disturbances, renal failure, and burns.

Professional Fee

 

Tech Charge

 

Total Fee

 

Special Instructions

 

Lab

Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Schedule

Test performed Monday-Friday at Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Request Form

 

Methodology

LC-MS/MS

Patient Prep

 

Post Processing

 

Collection Guidelines

 

Reference Range

See reference lab report

Limitations and Contraindications

 

Interpretation

 

Additional Information

 

CPOE Test Name

Ref AAUQ, Ref Amino Acid Qt Ur

Status

1

AUDIT_DEL

 

Attachments

Created at 9/8/2014 5:57 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
Last modified at 9/8/2014 5:57 PM by Bradshaw, Keir