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Argininosuccinate Lyase Deficiency tests available.

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Diagnostic Testing Familial Mutation/Variant Analysis Mutation Testing General Population Prenatal Diagnosis Presymptomatic Testing
Enzyme Analysis Argininosuccinate Lyase Enzyme Analysis
Test Code: 4524

The Preferred Sample Type for diagnosis is Red Blood Cells (#4524).
Argininosuccinate Lyase Enzyme Analysis
Test Code: 4521

We require that the referring center consult with our laboratory genetic counselors regarding prenatal cases prior to submitting any samples. Please call 1-800-411-4363.
Sequence Analysis ASL Sequence Analysis
Test Code: 6360
ASL Sequence Analysis
Test Code: 6361

This test can only be performed if there is a previously identified familial mutation.
ASL Sequence Analysis
Test Code: 6362

We require that the referring center consult with our laboratory genetic counselors regarding prenatal cases prior to submitting any samples. Please call 1-800-411-4363.
ASL Prenatal Sequence Analysis (GeneAware)
Test Code: 60157

We require that the referring center consult with our laboratory genetic counselors regarding prenatal cases prior to submitting any samples. Please call 1-800-411-4363.


Argininosuccinate Lyase Enzyme Analysis
(Prenatal Diagnosis - Amniocytes)
Test Information: This test provides enzymatic analysis of Argininosuccinate Lyase for Prenatal Diagnosis.

Argininosuccinate Lyase is deficient in Argininosuccinate Lyase Deficiency.
Test Details
Test Code: 4521
Special Notes: We require that the referring center consult with our laboratory genetic counselors regarding prenatal cases prior to submitting any samples. Please call 1-800-411-4363.

This test can also be performed on Chorionic Villus Samples (CVS) - please see test code (#4522).
Technical Information
Gene Name: ASL
Protein Name: Argininosuccinate Lyase
Test Type: Enzyme Analysis
Sample & Shipping Information
Test Requisition: Prenatal Comprehensive
Specimen Type: Specimen Information
Requirements: Requirements Information
Shipping Conditions: Ship at ambient temperature in an insulated container by overnight courier.

Turn Around Time: 21 days
Billing Information
List Price: *For Insurance or Institutional Prices, please call.
CPT Codes: 81265x1, 81266x1, 82542x1, 82658x1, 84157x1, 88235x1


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