Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : Neuronal Ceroid Lipofuscinosis, TPP Order Code : 11612R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Yellow-top tube Acid Citrate Dextrose Solution A (ACD)
Required Volume: 10 mL
Methodology: Fluorometric enzyme assay
Standard Run Times: Mon-Fri
Turnaround Time: 9-12 days
Special Handling: Ship at room temperature. Do not spin blood. Blood should be received within 24 hours of collection. If shipping will be delayed, consider submitting blood spots. Cultured cells/skin biopsy samples should be submitted in appropriate cell culture/transport media. For Thursday shipping please specify Friday MORNING delivery.
CPT Codes: 82657
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11612R
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Genetics
Sendout Lab: Seattle Children's Hospital