Acylcarnitine profile, quantitative, plasma

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Acylcarnitine profile, quantitative, plasma-994

Acylcarnitine profile, quantitative, plasma
  • The diagnosis and monitoring of inherited disorders of fatty acid oxidation and organic acidurias
  • May be used as a follow-up test to some abnormal newborn screen results
Sodium (Na) heparin plasma
0.5 mL
0.1 mL
NOTE: This volume does not allow for repeat testing
  1. Spin
  2. Transfer plasma to a Screw-cap polypropylene frozen transport vial/tube - 4mL (LabCorp)
  3. Freeze

To avoid delays in turnaround time when requesting multiple tests on frozen samples, submit a separate frozen aliquot for each test requested.


Frozen (strict)

  • Specimen thawed or not frozen
  • Gross hemolysis
  • Specimen type other than frozen plasma
LabCorp Burlington (070228): R-NX
Su, Tu, Th
3 - 7 days

Flow injection/tandem mass spectrometry


An interpretive report will be provided

Result 30551-6