|Test||CARBOHYDRATE, RANDOM URINE|
|Methodology||Thin - Layer Chromatography (TLC), Qualitative|
|Description||Useful for screening for disorders with increased excretion of fructose, glucose, galactose, disaccharides, and oligosaccharides, as well as succinylpurines.|
|Specimen||5.0 mL (minimum: 1.0 mL) from a random urine collection (early morning preferred). Send specimen FROZEN in plastic container on dry ice.|
If positive, carbohydrate is identified.
|Analytic Time||1 Day|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday through Friday|