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DescriptionMeasurement of leucocyte cardiolipin and monolysocardiolipin for the diagnosis of Barth syndrome.
IndicationFor investigating Barth syndrome - patients have cardiomyopathy plus one or more of the following: neutropenia, skeletal myopathy, growth retardation and 3-methylglutaconic aciduria (which is detected by organic acid analysis, note normal 3-methylglutaconic acid does not exclude the disorder)
Additional Info www.uhbristol.nhs.uk/barthsyndromeservice
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

Interpretation

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Ref. Range Notes Cardiolipin < 130 pmol/mg protein; MLCL/CL ratio < 0.007.
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Other Help:National Laboratory Medicine Handbook

IP Acute TAT14 - 21 days
IP Routine TAT14 - 28 days
GP Acute TAT14 - 28 days
GP Routine TAT14 - 28 days
Turnround CommentAnn Bowron:Victoria.Powers@uhbristol.nhs.uk
Originally edited by : Robert Barski. Last edited on 22/11/2018 10:04:44. Published By RB on 22/11/2017 10:04:44.