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Overview

Test order codeHelp: UPGC

Test name

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Uroporphyrinogen III Synthase, RBC (UPGC)

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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https://www.mayocliniclabs.com/test-catalog/overview/80288#Specimen
Order URL Help: https://www.mayocliniclabs.com/order-tests/index.html

Specimen source

Peripheral (whole) blood

Methodology

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Biochemical Genetics
AAnalyte
High-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)

Summary of what is tested

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Clinical utility

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Establish or confirm diagnosis

Citations
  • Tortorelli S, Kloke K, Raymond K: Disorders of porphyrin metabolism. In: Dietzen DJ, Bennett MJ, Wong EDD, eds. Biochemical and Molecular Basis of Pediatric Disease. 4th ed. AACC Press; 2010:307-324

Clinical validity

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Not provided

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