Test Details

Mnemonic

BUPMQ

Ordering Code

3689350

CPT-4 Code(s)

80348 (G0480)

Specimen Information

Collect

All meconium until yellow-green stool appears
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Specimen Preparation

Send 0.5 g meconium (1/2 inch cube) room temperature for each confirmation needed in a screw capped plastic container.
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Minimum Volume

0.13 g - 1/4 inch cube
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Transport Temperature

Room temperature
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Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 3 months
Frozen: 1 year
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Methodology

Quantitative Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

ARUP Reference Laboratory
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New York DOH Approval Status

Yes
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