|Mucopolysaccharides (MPS) Screen, Urine, to MAYO||
Qualitative Liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Testing includes both quantitative MPS analysis and Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) analysis.
Urine - Random
|Container Type||Container Size||Specimen Volume|
Frozen - 12 month(s)
- Freeze immediately after collection.
- Collect specimen in morning immediately after awakening.
Reasons for Rejection
- Non frozen specimen
Testing includes both quantitative MPS analysis and Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) analysis. This is a screen for undiagnosed MPS patients. For best results, an early morning random urine sample is preferred.