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Test ID: SUAC    
Succinylacetone, Blood Spot

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

Second-tier newborn screen for tyrosinemia type 1 (HT-1) when primary screen showed nonspecific elevations of tyrosine

 

Diagnosis of HT-1 when used in conjunction with testing for urine organic acids (OAU), liver function tests, alpha-fetoprotein, and molecular genetic analysis of FAH

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

This test is a second-tier newborn screen for tyrosinemia type 1 (HT-1).

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

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

Succinylacetone, BS

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

Blood Spots
Newborn Screen
Newborn Screening
Succinylacetone
TYR
Tyrosinemia I
Tyrosinemia Type I
Tyr-1
HT-1
Hepatorenal tyrosinemia