Name: S-Sulfocysteine, Urine
Test Name: S-Sulfocysteine, Urine
Health Link Test Code: HCUSSULF
LIS Test Code: USSULF
CPT Code(s): 82127, 82570
Methodology: Tandem Mass Spectometry
Useful in diagnosis of patients with both Molybdenum cofactor deficiency (MoCoD) and isolated sulfite oxidase deficiency (ISOD).
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
Days Performed: Once a week.
Collection Container: Sterile screw cap container
Random urine collection only. No preservative necessary.
Collection Volume: 1 mL
Pediatric Collection Volume: 0.3 mL
Outreach Specimen Processing:
Transport frozen specimen to UWHC Hospital Laboratory on dry ice.
Immediately after specimen collection is completed, transport specimen to laboratory. If transport is delayed, freeze specimen.