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ID:684 Beta-galactosidase
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DescriptionAn enzyme whose activity is reduced in in two separtate lysosomal storage disorders: Mucopolysaccharide Type IVB (Morquio syndrome) and GM1 gangliosidosis.
IndicationConfirmation of Mucopolysaccharidosis IVB (MPS IVB) or GM1 gangliasidosis
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

DepartmentBlood Sciences
TubeEDTA (Haem)
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Collection ConditionsSend Mon - Thurs before 1pm only.
Min. Vol5 mL
Freq.Referred to external laboratory

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Ref. Range NotesWhite cells 100-400umol/g/h
IP Acute TAT3 weeks
IP Routine TAT3 weeks
GP Acute TAT3 weeks
GP Routine TAT3 weeks
Turnround CommentHeather Church / Karen

Originally edited by : Robert Barski. Review due on 08/11/2018 11:30:02. Published By RB on 08/11/2017 11:30:02.