The diagnosis and monitoring of patients with inborn errors of organic acid metabolism, inborn errors of amino acid metabolism, urea cycle defects, and defects of the mitochondrial respiratory chain.
Screw cap plastic container (non sterile)
Frozen (strict) - 12 months
Patients with biochemical abnormalities undergo various treatments. For this reason, it is crucial that all urine specimens for organic acid analysis, regardless of volume and specimen storage, be forwarded to Lab Corp Burlington. Do not reject any of these specimens. Any samples found to be unsuitable will be rejected and commented in Burlington.
Gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GC/MS)
An interpretive report will be provided