Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Porphobilinogen (PBG) Deaminase, Erythrocyte Order Code : 11053R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: PBG Deaminase
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 3 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: Enzymatic/Fluorometry
Standard Run Times: Tue, Fri
Turnaround Time: 3-7 days
Special Handling: Extra label prints for hemoglobin to be run at SHC. Sample must be run at SHC before shipping to ARUP. Submit result with sample to ARUP.
CPT Codes: 82657
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3093
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11053R
Causes For Rejection: Clotted specimens.
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Genetics; Hematology
Sendout Lab: ARUP Laboratories
URL: http://www.aruplab.com/guides/ug/tests/0099550.jsp