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AGAS-M
ALPHA-GALACTOSIDASE, SERUM

Test Code AGAS-M 
Test ALPHA-GALACTOSIDASE, SERUM 
Methodology Fluorometric 
Description Useful for detection of hemizygous affected males. Carrier analysis is best done by molecular methods. Detection of ceramide trihexoside in urine sediment can also be used. 
Specimen Draw blood in either a plain, red-top tube or serum gel tube. Spin down and send 2.0 mL (minimum: 0.4 mL) of serum FROZEN in plastic vial on dry ice. 
Reference Values 0.016 - 0.200 U/L

NOTE: Results from this assay are not useful for carrier determination. Carriers usually have levels in the normal range. 

Analytic Time 7 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Thursday 
CPT Code(s) 82657