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Denver Genetic Laboratories
 

Glycine, Quantitative, Cerebrospinal Fluid

Clinical Test Information - UCD Biochemical Genetics Laboratory


 

CPT Code:

82136

Test Includes:

Glycine.

Availability:

Monday - Friday, 0800 - 1700.

Turnaround Time:

1 - 2 days.

Minimum Volume:

0.1 mL (at least 0.3 mL preferred).

Specimen Handling:

Freeze CSF without preservative.

Interpretive Reference Range:

Provided with patient report. Age dependent.

Use:

Useful in diagnosis of nonketotic hyperlgycinemia.

Methodology:

Ion exchange chromatography (amino acid analyzer).