Name: Carboxylase Enzyme Screen
Test Name: Carboxylase Enzyme Screen
Health Link Test Code: HCCARBEN
LIS Test Code: CARBEN
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
In-Lab Turnaround Time: 1 - 2 weeks.
Collection Container: Yellow top(with ACD-A/B anticoagulant)
This test intended for pediatric biochemical genetics patients only. If questions, contact Biochemical Genetics Lab at (608) 262-6386 or (800) 862-1013.
Blood must be sent by overnight courier to arrive at the performing laboratory within 24 hours of draw time. Blood must be received by UWHC Hospital Laboratory by 1200 Monday-Wednesday.
Control tube is not required as of 2/2015.
Collection Volume: 9 mL
Pediatric Collection Volume: 3 mL
Sample Analyzed: Whole Blood
Interpretation provided with results. Submit clinical history to assure appropriate interpretation of results.