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Michael J. Palmieri Metabolic Disease Laboratory

Amino Acid Quantitation (Plasma)

  • LIS Mnemonic: AAQP

    Collect

    Green (Sodium heparin)

    Volume Required

    3.0 mL

    Minimum Required

    1.0 mL

    Transport

    Room temperature

    Stability

    8 hours

    Processing

    Refrigerate if delay in delivery is >8 hours. Spin and freeze if delivery is > 24 hours. If sending specimen from outside CHOP, please send plasma on dry ice by overnight courier (Mon-Thurs only).

Days Performed

Monday - Friday

Reported

1-3 days

Reflex Testing

N/A

CPT

82139

Methodology

UPLC

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