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Test ID: GALCR    
Galactocerebrosidase Reflex, Leukocytes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnosis of Krabbe disease as a confirmatory reflex of the six-enzyme panel

 

Follow-up testing for evaluation of an abnormal newborn screening result for Krabbe disease

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see LSD6W / Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Six-Enzyme Panel, Leukocytes.

 

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Galactocerebrosidase Reflex, WBC

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

B-Galactosidase Galactosylceramide, Leukocytes
Beta-Galactosidase Galactosylceramide, Leukocytes
Cerebroside B-Galactosidase, WBC
Cerebroside Beta-Galactosidase(WBC)
Galactocerebrosidase
Galactocerebrosidase Deficiency
Galactosylceramidase Deficiency
Galactosylceramide
GALC Deficiency
Globoid Cell Leukodystrophy
Krabbe Disease
Krabbe's Disease