SLOS AND STSD SCREEN - (U)
Test Code: MIS8
This test is generally performed after finding a low estriol on the maternal serum screening program. The urine test is useful to screen for possible SLOS (Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome) in the fetus, or STSD (Steroid Sulfatase deficiency).
For further information see: Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
Urine: 5.0 mL
Store and ship frozen in a plastic screw cap vial to HSC Chemistry for referral to Quest Diagnostics.
Test values, reference ranges and diagnostic ratios will accompany interpretation on report.
Within 2 Weeks
By prior arrangement only. The Quest Diagnostics SLO STS clinical information form must accompany the urine specimen.
1. Fax completed SLO_STS Clinical Information Summary to Quest to advise them that the sample is being shipped.
2. Ship frozen samples ASAP to:
33608 Ortega Highway
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92690-6130
Phone: 1-800-642-4657 x 7858 (Biochemical Genetics)