Item Value
Test name Galactose-1-Phosphate Uridyl Transferase, RBC
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 4-8 days
Performed by Mayo
Patient Preparation The patient should not be transfused prior to obtaining samples. If transfused sampling should be delayed for at least 1 month to make sure the transfused cells have predominantly cleared and we are only testing the patient's own cells.
Normal range > 18.4 U/g Hgb
Container type Lavender top
Amount to Collect 5 mL blood
Collection Instructions Maintain sample at room temperature.
Sample type EDTA whole blood

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