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galactokinase, blood
Synonyms: Galactokinase (RBC); Galactokinase Deficiency; Galactosemia 
Computer Code: (MGALA)
Specimen Collection: 5 mL (sodium heparin green top tube). Deliver immediately after collection to Special Chemistry area. Must arrive prior to 1500. 
Minimum Volume: 1 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Maintain whole blood, refrigerated. Must arrive in Special Chemistry Lab before 1500 on day of collection. Must reach Mayo Labs within 48 hours of draw. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: N/A 
Routine TAT: 10 days 
Stat TAT:  
CPT Code(s): 82759 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 08/22/2014
Time: 05:51:15 (24hr)