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Program:Genetics and Genomics
Test Name:Urine Sugar Identification (G&G North UAH)
Test Code:SUGID
Performing Site: University of Alberta Hospital
Performing Dept:Newborn Metabolic Screen & Biochemical Genetics
Availability:Test performed Monday to Friday
TAT:10 days
Preferred Tube/Container:Random specimen: plain urine container
Specimen Requirements:1. First morning void urine sample is preferred.
2. Submit 1.0 mL of sample.
Min. Sample Required:100 uL
Specimen Processing:Freeze immediately.
Specimen Handling:Ship frozen.
Additional Information:Does not detect sucrose.
Requisition/Form:Submit request using Chemistry Specialty Requisition
Please ensure all required information is provided on the requisition.
Indications:Pentosuria and Fructosuria.
If sucrase intestinal deficiency is suspected, order disaccharidase panel (requires small bowel biopsy sample).
If diabetes is suspected, order random or fasting glucose.
If galactosemia is suspected, order galactosemia screen.
If pediatric intestinal lactase deficiency is suspected, order fecal sugar identification.
Last Updated On:Monday, July 17, 2017
Date of Last Review:Jan 2 2018 12:00AM