Multiple enzyme defects: multiple sulphatases


Multiple sulphatidosis


Chemical Pathology - Enzyme

Clinical indications

For the diagnosis of multiple sulphatase deficiency; up to five enzymes are measured (e.g., arylsulphatase A, arylsulphatase B, iduronate sulphatase)

Specimen requirement

10 mL minimum lithium heparin whole blood

Dispatch and handling instructions

Send whole blood at ambient room temperature to reach the lab ideally within 24 hours of collection

Turnaround time

4 to 6 weeks


Multiple sulphatidosis, Multiple sulphatase deficiency

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