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OLIGU-M
OLIGOSACCHARIDE SCREENING

Test Code OLIGU-M 
Test OLIGOSACCHARIDE SCREENING 
Methodology Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS) 
Description Useful for screening for possible oligosaccharidoses 
Specimen Collection Container/Tube: Plastic, 10-mL urine tube (T068)

Specimen Volume: 8 mL

Pediatric: 2 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. Collect a random urine specimen.

2. No preservative.

3. Immediately freeze specimen.

Additional Information:

1. Patientís age is required.

2. Include family history, clinical condition (asymptomatic or acute episode), diet, and drug therapy information 

Reference Values An interpretive report will be provided. 
Analytic Time 8-15 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Varies