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Michael J. Palmieri Metabolic Disease Laboratory

SCHAD-Fibroblasts

  • LIS Mnemonic: SCHADF

    Collect

    Skin Biopsy

    Volume Required

    N/A

    Minimum Required

    N/A

    Transport

    Send to lab immediately

    Stability

    24 hours

    Processing

    Refrigerate if > 24 hours.If sending specimen from outside CHOP, send 2 T25 flasks of culture fibroblasts by overnight courier (Mon-Thurs only).

Days Performed

Batched

Reported

6-8 weeks

Reflex Testing

N/A

CPT

82657, 88233, 87109

Methodology

Enzymatic

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