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Fatty Acid Profile Peroxismal

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
FAPRX MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant) tube
Collection Volume:
1.5 mL (minimum 0.5 mL)
Storage:
Frozen
Methodology:
Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS) Stable Isotope Dilution Analysis
Special Instructions:
Fasting-overnight (12-14 hrs) Spin down within 45 minutes of draw
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
4-7 days
CPT Code:
82726
Panel Includes:
C22:0 C24:0 C26:0 C24:0/C22:0 ratio C26:0/C22:0 ratio Pristanic Acid Phytanic Acid Pristanic/Phytanic Acid
Synonyms:
LCFA Long Chain Fatty Acids