7-Dehydrocholesterol


Test Information

Test Name

7-Dehydrocholesterol

Synonyms

7 Dehydrocholesterol; Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome; 7-DCHO

Preferred Specimen

EDTA or Heprain (light protected)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

10 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

MISS

Notes

  • Separate off 0.2mL EDTA or Heparin plasma and wrap in tinfoil.
  • Send frozen to referral lab

Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

NTC (LabPlus) onsend to Women's and children's hospital, Adelaide

Send Away Transport

Frozen; light protected

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