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ID:1003 Oligosaccharides (urine)
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Description Done as part of a urine metabolic screen where clinically indicated. Oligosaccharidoses are lysosomal storage disorders caused by defects in the breakdown of the carbohydrate side chains of glycoproteins.
Indication Oligosaccharidoses are predominantly chronic disorders which present with clinical features similar to the mucopolysaccharidoses. They can, however, present early in life (from birth or within 1st year) (hydrops fetalis, cardiomegaly).
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

DepartmentSpecialist Laboratory Medicine
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Collection Conditions
Min. Vol 1.5 mL

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Ref. Range Notes Qualitative test - descriptive report.
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
IP Routine TAT18 days
GP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
GP Routine TAT18 days
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : Robert Barski. Review due on 03/05/2020 10:49:52. Published By RB on 03/05/2019 10:49:52.