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ID:685 Beta-hexaminidase A + B
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DescriptionBeta-hexaminidase A + B are enzymes which are affected in lysosomal storage disorder known as, Sandhoff disease. Reduced activity of the enzymes reults in accumualtion of GM2 gangliosides.
IndicationConfirmation of Sanhoff disease
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

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

Ref. Range (Male)
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Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TATAt least 2 weeks
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT- Contact Laboratory
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : Robert Barski. Review due on 04/11/2015 12:00:39. Published By on 04/11/2014 12:00:39.