MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDES, QUANTITATIVE, URINE

Specimen Required
Do not administer low-molecular weight heparin prior to collection.
Random urine, early morning specimen preferred. Send 2.0 mL urine (1.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Methodology
Liquid Chromatography - Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Stability
Room temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 90 days; Frozen: 365 days

Reference Range
See report

Performed
Varies

Turnaround Time8-10 days
Test CodeUMUQ
CPT-4 Code (s)
83864, 82570
LOINC Codes
Reason for Referral   42349-1  
Dermatan Sulfate   Not Available  
Heparan Sulfate   Not Available  
Chondroitin-6 Sulfate   Not Available  
Keratan Sulfate   92806-9  
Interpretation   59462-2  
Reviewed By   18771-6  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory