PHENYLALANINE, NEWBORN SCREEN

Phenylketonuria (PKU) is the most common autosomal recessive inherited disorder of amino acid metabolism caused by deficiency of enzyme Phenylalanine hydroxylase. This assay is useful for evaluating patients with Hyperphenylalaninemia and monitoring effectiveness of dietary theapy.

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  • Pre-test Information:
    Clinical details and drug history must accompany sample
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by Tue / Thu / Sat 5 pm; Report 2 days
  • Components:
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Sample Report