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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeWCCY
Diagnostic Use / Indications

Test ONLY AVAILABLE AT LABPLUS (Outside Chch send samples direct to Auckland). ONLY for patients suspected of having cystinosis.

External Price$369.25(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Pre-Testing Requirements

Advanced notice required, contact the laboratory on x80118 in order to co-ordinate transport to Labplus.

Used for monitoring treatment of cystinosis with cysteamine - take samples 5-6 hours after treatment.

Patient Specimen8mLFRESH EDTA(Lavende) Labplus,
Paediatric Specimen8mL MINIMUM
Sample Delivery to LabPromptly to LABPLUS phone prior to sending. See Additional Information.
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot InstructionsAmbient
Aliquot Transport to CHLAmbient.
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Specialist
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number(03) 364 0118 | x80118
Test AvailabilitySpecimens sent to Lab Plus
Turnaround Time2 weeks
Referred toLab Plus
Additional Information

Specimens sent to Lab Plus (STATE URGENT on packaging and email Claire deLuen time of collection) and MUST ARRIVE AT LABPLUS between 0800-1400 Monday to Thursday AND WITHIN 20 hours of collection to allow for viable white cells to be harvested. PREFER SAMPLES TO BE COLLECTED MONDAY OR TUESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON

 Patient Sample: EDTA blood MINIMUM 8mL, at ambient temperature, protected from extreme temperatures of heat or cold.

Delphic Number Test Number5818

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