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Test ID: FAPM    
Fatty Acid Profile, Mitochondrial (C8-C18), Serum

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


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

Biochemical diagnosis of inborn errors of mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation, including deficiencies of medium-chain acyl-Co-A dehydrogenase, long-chain 3-hydroxyacyl-Co-A dehydrogenase, very long-chain acyl-Co-A dehydrogenase, and glutaricacidemia type 2.

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Biochemical diagnosis of inborn errors of mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation

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

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

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Fatty Acid Profile, Mitochondrial,S

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

C8-C18, Fatty Acid Profile
MCFA (Medium-Chain Fatty Acids)
Medium-Chain Fatty Acids (MCFA)
Mitochondrial, Fatty Acid Profile
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