Test Catalog

Test ID: GALE    
UDP-Galactose 4' Epimerase (GALE), Blood

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

Diagnosis of UDP-galactose 4' epimerase deficiency

Genetics Test Information Provides information that may help with selection of the correct genetic test or proper submission of the test request

Enzyme testing only.

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

See Galactosemia Testing Algorithm in Special Instructions for additional information.

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

Enzyme Reaction Followed by 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

UDP-galactose 4' epimerase, RBC

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

UDP-Galactose 4' Epimerase (GALE)
Galactosemia
Galactosemia Enzyme (verify which test)