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|Test code||MOLT (Order in Apex as 'Miscellaneous Outside Lab Test' using the complete test name above)|
|Performed by||UC San Diego|
|Container type||Urine cup|
|Amount to Collect||See preferred volume|
|Sample type||Random urine w/out preservative|
|Preferred volume||20 mL urine|
|Min. Volume||5 mL urine|
|Processing notes||Freeze at -20C and ship on dry ice|
|Turn around times||7 days|
|Additional information||Gross elevations may be useful in the diagnosis of Canavan disease.
Matalon R. 1997 Canavan disease: diagnosis and molecular analysis Genet. Test 1:21-25
Matalon R, Michals K, Sebesta D, Deanching M, Gashkoff P, Casanova J. 1988. Aspartoacylase deficiency and N-acetylaspartic aciduria in patients with Canavan disease. Amer. J. Med Genet. 29:463-471.
|Last Updated||2/20/2014 3:11:04 PM|
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