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Test ID: AGU20    
Acylglycines, Quantitative, Random, Urine

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

Diagnosis and monitoring for patients affected with 1 of the following inborn errors of metabolism:

Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders

-Glutaric acidemia type II

-Medium-chain 3-ketoacyl-CoA thiolase (MCKAT) deficiency

-Medium-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase (MCAD) deficiency

-Short chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase (SCAD) deficiency

 

Organic Acidurias

-2-Methyl-3-hydroxybutyryl-CoA dehydrogenase (2M3HBD) deficiency

-2-Methylbutyryl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency

-3-Methylcrotonyl-CoA carboxylase deficiency

-3-Methylglutaconyl-CoA-hydratase deficiency

-Aminoacylase 1 deficiency

-Beta-ketothiolase deficiency

-Ethylmalonic encephalopathy

-Glutaryl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency

-Isobutyryl-CoA dehydrogenase (IBD) deficiency

-Isovaleryl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency

-Multiple carboxylase deficiency

-Propionic acidemia

Highlights

This test provides a quantitative report of abnormal levels of acylglycines in urine, identified via gas chromatography-mass spectrometry.

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

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

Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS) Stable Isotope Dilution Analysis

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

Acylglycines, QN, U

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

2-Methylbutyryl Glycinuria
2-Methylbutyryl-CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency
EE (Ethylmalonic Encephalopathy)
Ethylmalonic Encephalopathy (EE)
GA 1 (Glutaric Acidemia Type 1)
GA 2 (Glutaric Acidemia Type 2)
GA II (Glutaric Acidemia Type II)
GAII (Glutaric Acidemia Type 2)
GCDH (Glutaryl-CoA Dehydrogenase) Deficiency
Glutaric Acidemia (GA)
Glutaric Acidemia Type 2
Glutaric Acidemia Type I (GA I)
Glutaric Acidemia Type II (GA II)
Glutaryl-CoA Dehydrogenase (GCDH) Deficiency
Isovaleric Acidemia (IVA)
Isovaleryl-CoA Dehydrogenase (IVD)
IVA (Isovaleric Acidemia)
MADD
MCAD (Medium-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase) Deficiency
MCKAT (Medium-Chain 3-Ketoacyl-CoA Thiolase) Deficiency
Medium-Chain 3-Ketoacyl-CoA Thiolase (MCKAT) Deficiency
Medium-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (MCAD) Deficiency
SBCAD (Short/Branched-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase) Deficiency
SCAD (Short-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase) Deficiency
Short-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (SCAD) Deficiency
Short/Branched-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase (SBCAD) Deficiency
n-Acetylglycine
n-Propionylglycine
Isobutyrylglycine
Ethylmalonic acid
n-Butyrylglycine
2-Methylsuccinic acid
2-Methylbutyrylglycine
Isovalerylglycine
Glutaric acid
3-Methylcrotonylglycine
n-Tiglylglycine
3-Methylglutaconic acid
n-Hexanoylglycine
n-Octanoylglycine
3-Phenylpropionylglycine
trans-Cinnamoylglycine
Suberylglycine
Dodecanedioic acid
Tetradecanedioic acid
Hexadecanedioic acid