Trust Homepage > Pathology Homepage

Test and Tubes Database
ID:985 Mucopolysaccharides
Search Links: General Info : Protocols : LabTestsOnline

DescriptionTest performed part of a urine metabolic screen where clinically indicated. The mucopolysaccharidoses are lysosomal storage disorders caused by defects in breaking down glycosaminoglycans.
Indication The mucopolysaccharidoses are chronic disorders with a wide range of presenting features which include: dysmorphism, skeletal deformities, liver dysfunction, henias, progressive psychomotor retardation, corneal clouding, cardiac problems.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

DepartmentSpecialist Laboratory Medicine
TubePlain Universal
Tube Picture
Collection Conditions No restrictions
Min. Vol 3mL

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes Qualitative test. Results reported with a 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 10:54:02. Published By RB on 03/05/2019 10:54:02.