Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Newborn Screen Order Code : NBSRN
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: NBS
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Blood filter paper collection form
Required Volume: 5 blood spots
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 5 blood spots
Methodology: High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Components: Cystic Fibrosis (CF), Biotinidase Deficiency, Galactosemia, Primary Congenital Hypothyroidism, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (due to 21-Hydroxylase Deficiency), MS/MS Acylcarnitine Panel, MS/MS Amino Acid Panel (Including PKU), Hemoglobinopathies, Hb Pattern
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 7-10 days
Special Handling: Room temperature. Testing needs to be performed within 14 days of collection.
CPT Codes: 82776, 83021, 83498, 83789, 84443
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB480
SHC EPIC Code: LABNBSRN
Causes For Rejection: Circles not completely filled, blood not soaked through evenly to other side of paper, clots on surface of sample, sample is too old, blood spots not completely dry.
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Obstetrics
Sendout Lab: California Department of Public Health
URL: http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/GDSP/Pages/AboutGDL.aspx