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ID:967 Oxysterol
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DescriptionFirst line test for the investigation and diagnosis of Niemann-Pick C (NP-C).
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Additional Info
Concurrent Tests
Dietary Requirementsna

InterpretationThe specific oxysterol metabolite measured is cholestane-3, 5a, 6-triol. Interpretation and any suggestions for further testing or follow up will be given with the report.

Ref. Range (Male)See notes
Ref. Range (Female) See notes
Ref. Range (Paed)See notes
Ref. Range Notes Control (n=70): 8.1-37.7 ng/ml (95% CI 9.6-37.0) NPC1 (n=15): 35.3-1170 ng/ml (95% CI 39.3-811.9)
Unitsng/mL

Other Help:National Laboratory Medicine Handbook

IP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
IP Routine TAT15 days
GP Acute TAT- Not Available -
GP Routine TAT- Not Available -
Turnround CommentNA
Originally edited by : Robert Barski. Last edited on 27/03/2018 09:57:05. Published By RB on 27/03/2017 09:57:05.