List All Test Names Beginning With:
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1 x 10 mL aliquot of 24 hour urine with no preservative in container.
Best results if patient is having attacks during collection period.
Protect from light.
Record 24 hour volume and collection (start & end) dates and times in spaces provided on requisition.
|Specimen Handling||PSC & RRL: |
Transport on ice to DSC. Send specimen in a separate bag with a photocopy of the requisition.
Freeze prior to transport to DSC. Send specimen in a separate bag with a photocopy of the requisition.
Freeze specimens upon receipt in lab; ensure frozen specimens do not thaw.
HICL can only perform ALA as one of three analytes that are tested under this HICL test.
|Testing Location||In-Common Laboratories
|Alternate Name(s)||ALA, Delta-ALA|