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Lab Test Dictionary

Beta-Glucosidase, Leukocytes (GBAW)

Methodology

Flow injection Analysis-Tandem Mass Spectrometry


Synonyms

Beta-Glucosidase, Leukocytes, Acid Beta-Glucosidase, Beta-Glucosidase, Gaucher's Disease, GBA Deficiency, GD1, Glucoserebrosidase

Specimen Type

Whole Blood

Performing Lab

Mayo Medical Lab


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Monday-Sunday

Standard TAT

5-10 days


Collection Information

Container Type

Yellow (ACD), Solution B

Collection Instructions

Send specimen in original tube. Do not transfer blood to other containers.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Refrigerated (preffered) = 4 days, Ambient=72 hours

Rejection Criteria

Gross hemolysis

Test Volume Required

4mL Blood

Minimum Test Volume

2mL Blood

Processing Instructions

Order in Mayolink and send with Mayo courier Monday-Friday.


CPT Codes

82963