Urea cycle studies in fetal liver


Urea cycle studies in fetal liver, prenatal

Request a test

To request this test please send sample with a request providing patient ID (three identifiers), specimen information, assay required, relevant clinical details and sender information. Before sending sample please read details on requesting and labelling by clicking on the link. Please also refer to any additional information provided for this test.

Additional information

Enzyme laboratory staff must be present at biopsy to collect the specimen and process immediately. Contact lan on EXT 2509

Sending address

Chemical Pathology Reception
Level 1, Camelia Botnar Building
Great Ormond Street Hospital
Great Ormond Street

Laboratory service

Chemical Pathology

Sample requirements

Fetal liver biopsy.

Reference range

see report or contact laboratory

Turnaround time

30 days

Disease / group

Lysosomal storage disorder


Upon request

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Chemical Pathology

The Chemical Pathology Laboratory provides an extensive range of services covering both routine biochemistry and specialised analysis and interpretation.

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