AASA


Test Information

Test Name

AASA

Synonyms

Piperideine; Alpha amino adipic semialdehyde; Piperideine-6-carboxylic, P6C, alpha-aminoadipic semialdehyde, 2-aminoadipic semialdehyde

Preferred Specimen

Random Urine

Testing Location

Referrak


Processing Information

Registration Code

MISS

Notes

  • For diagnosis of pyridoxine-dependent seizures due to 2-aminoadipic semialdehyde dehydrogenase (antiquitin) deficiency
  • At least 5mL of urine, store and transport frozen

Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

NTC onsend to Royal Childen's Hospital, Melbourne

Send Away Transport

Frozen

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