Test directory: Amino Acids, Quant

Ordering Code5563
Test NameAmino Acids, Quant
Preferred SpecimenPlasma
Preferred ContainerLithium Heparin (Green)
Optimum Volume1 mL
Handling InstructionsSeparate plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Avoid transferring buffy coat material
Aliquot directly into ARUP standard transport tube
Complete required Biochemical Genetics Patient History Form
Clinical information is needed for appropriate interpretation. Additional required information includes age, gender, diet (e.g., TPN therapy), drug therapy, and family history. Biochemical Genetics Patient History Form is available on the ARUP Web site at http://www.aruplab.com/patienthistory or contacting DLS
Client Services for assistance.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Frozen
Airline: Frozen
Specimen StabilityAmbient: Not Stable
Refrigerated: 1 Day
Frozen: 30 Days
Rejection CriteriaHemolyzed
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 10 Days
MethodologyQuantitative Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Reference Lab ARUP Laboratories

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Amino Acids, InterpretationALLSee report.
a-Amino-n-butyric acidALLSee report.
AlanineALLSee report.
AlloisoleucineALLSee report.
Aminoadipic AcidALLSee report.
AnserineALLSee report.
ArginineALLSee report.
Argininosuccinic acidALLSee report.
AsparagineALLSee report.
Aspartic acidALLSee report.
b-AlanineALLSee report.
b-Aminoisobutyric acidALLSee report.
CitrullineALLSee report.
CystathionineALLSee report.
CystineALLSee report.
EthanolamineALLSee report.
y-Amino-n-butyric acidALLSee report.
Glutamic acidALLSee report.
GlutamineALLSee report.
GlycineALLSee report.
HistidineALLSee report.
HomocitrullineALLSee report.
HomocystineALLSee report.
HydroxylysineALLSee report.
HydroxyprolineALLSee report.
IsoleucineALLSee report.
LeucineALLSee report.
LysineALLSee report.
MethionineALLSee report.
OrnithineALLSee report.
PhenylalanineALLSee report.
ProlineALLSee report.
SarcosineALLSee report.
SerineALLSee report.
TaurineALLSee report.
ThreonineALLSee report.
TryptophanALLSee report.
TyrosineALLSee report.
ValineALL

a-Amino-n...

a-Amino-n-butyric acid   0D-11MOS       0 - 40 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y        0 - 30 mcmol/L
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Alanine                  0D-30D        130-560 mcmol/L
                         1M- >1Y       150-570 mcmol/L
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Alloisoleucine           0D-30D          0 - 5 mcmol/L
                         1M- >1Y         0 - 3 mcmol/L
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a-Aminoadipic acid       0D-30D          0 - 4 mcmol/L
                         1M- >1Y         0 - 3 mcmol/L
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Anserine                 0D- >1Y        0 - 2 mcmol/L
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Arginine                 0D-30D        15-160 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS      20-160 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       40-160 mcmol/L
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Argininosuccinic acid    0D- >1Y        0 - 2 mcmol/L
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Asparagine               0D-30D         20-80 mcmol/L
                         1M- >1Y        30-80 mcmol/L
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Aspartic acid            0D-30D          5-50 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS        0-40 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y         0-25 mcmol/L
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b-Alanine                0D- >1Y         0-20 mcmol/L
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b-Aminoisobutyric acid   0D-11MOS        0-10 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y        0 - 5 mcmol/L
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Citrulline               0D-11MOS        5-50 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y        10-60 mcmol/L
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Cystathionine            0D-30D          5-50 mcmol/L
                         1M- >1Y        0 - 5 mcmol/L
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Cystine                  0D-30D          5-50 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS        7-50 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y         7-70 mcmol/L
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Ethanolamine             0D-30D          0-40 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS        0-20 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y         0-15 mcmol/L
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y-Amino-n-butyric acid   0D- >1Y        0 - 2 mcmol/L
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Glutamic acid            0D-30D        50-300 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS      25-200 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       10-120 mcmol/L
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Glutamine                0D-30D       285-950 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS     410-900 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y      410-700 mcmol/L
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Glycine                  0D-30D       150-500 mcmol/L
                         1M- >1Y      120-450 mcmol/L
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Histidine                0D- >1Y       50-110 mcmol/L
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Homocitrulline           0D-30D         0 - 5 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS       0 - 3 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y        0 - 2 mcmol/L
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Homocystine              0D- >1Y        0 - 2 mcmol/L
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Hydroxylysine            0D- >1Y        0 - 5 mcmol/L
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Hydroxyproline           0D-30D         0-100 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS        0-90 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y         0-55 mcmol/L
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Isoleucine               0D-11MOS      20-130 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       30-130 mcmol/L
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Leucine                  0D-11MOS      50-200 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       60-230 mcmol/L
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Lysine                   0D-30D        60-300 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS      60-280 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       80-250 mcmol/L
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Methionine               0D-11MOS       10-60 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y        14-50 mcmol/L
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Ornithine                0D-30D        30-200 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS      20-160 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       20-135 mcmol/L
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Phenylalanine            0D-30D        30-100 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS       30-90 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y        30-80 mcmol/L
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Proline                  0D-30D       100-400 mcmol/L
                         1M- >1Y       80-400 mcmol/L
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Sarcosine                0D- >1Y        0 - 5 mcmol/L^_____________________________________________________
Serine                   0D-11MOS      90-300 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       60-200 mcmol/L
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Taurine                  0D-30D        25-300 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS      25-220 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       25-150 mcmol/L
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Threonine                0D-30D        50-400 mcmol/L
                         1M-11MOS      50-300 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       60-200 mcmol/L
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Tryptophan               0D-11MOS       15-90 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       30-100 mcmol/L
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Tyrosine                 0D-11MOS      30-140 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y       30-120 mcmol/L
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Valine                   0D-11MOS      80-300 mcmol/L
                         1Y- >1Y      100-300 mcmol/L
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See report.