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Overview

Test name

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Morquio syndrome B (MPS-IVB)

Purpose of the test

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This is a clinical test intended for Help: Diagnosis

Condition

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How to order

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Kindly contact us for a prior collection of any specimen or you can visit our website.
Order URL Help: http://geneticcentre.org

Specimen source

Amniocytes
Amniotic fluid
Bone marrow
Cell culture
Chorionic villi
Cord blood
Fetal blood
Fibroblasts
Fresh tissue
Isolated DNA
Peripheral (whole) blood
Plasma
Product of conception (POC)
Serum
Urine
Specimen requirements: http://geneticcentre.org

Methodology

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Biochemical Genetics
EEnzyme assay
Fluorometry
  • PerkinElmer LS-55 Fluorescence Spectrometers

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility

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Establish or confirm diagnosis

Clinical validity

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Not provided

Test services

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  • Genetic counseling
  • Result interpretation
  • Custom Prenatal Testing
  • Custom mutation-specific/Carrier testing

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