WILSON DISEASE PANEL
Test Price: ₹ 4500
Diagnosing Wilson's disease can be challenging because its signs and symptoms are often indistinguishable from those of other liver diseases, such as Hepatitis. Low serum copper & ceruloplasmin with high urinary copper is diagnostic of Wilson disease.
Category:Health Check Up
Pre-Test Information:If Barium containing contrast media has been administered, the specimen should not be collected for 96 hours.
Method:Spectrophotometry, Nephelometry, Electrical Impedence, VCS, ICPMS
Specimen:3 mL (1 mL min.) whole blood in 1 Lavender Top (EDTA) tube AND 2 mL (1.5 mL min.) serum from 1 SST AND 3 mL (1.0 mL min.) serum from 1 metal free White top (Z- No additive) tube available from LPL AND 10 mL (5 mL min.) aliquot of 24 hour urine collected in an acid washed (metal free) container available from LPL. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE. Use powderless gloves during specimen collection.
Stability Room:8 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:48 hrs
Profile/Component - 5
Copper, 24 hour Urine