Apr 6, 2015




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Glycogen Storage Disease Type II

Glycogen Storage Disease Type II (HCGLYCST) Ref Lab- Miscellaneous Lab Test

Name: Glycogen Storage Disease Type II

Test Name: Glycogen Storage Disease Type II

Health Link Test Code: HCGLYCST


Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory

In-Lab Turnaround Time: 2 - 3 weeks.

Specimen: Blood

Collection Container: Lavender top

Collection Instructions:

This is an enzymatic test and does not require genetic review. This blood must be sent by overnight courier to arrive at the performing laboratory within 24 hours of draw time. Blood must be received UWHC Hospital Laboratory by noon on Monday-Thursday.

Collection Volume: 5 mL

Pediatric Collection Volume: 3 mL

Stability Ambient:

Not acceptable

Stability Refridgerated:

24 hours

Stability Frozen:

Not acceptable

Sample Analyzed: Whole Blood

Specimen Transport:

Transport specimen to UWHC Hospital Laboratory. Transport with coolant pack if coming from clinic location.