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

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

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

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

This test can be ordered to screen patients with a suspected mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation (FAO) disorder.

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

Yes

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
Omega 6
Omega 7
Omega 9
Octanoic Acid
Decenoic Acid
Decanoic Acid
Lauroleic Acid
Lauric Acid
Tetradecadienoic Acid
Myristoleic Acid
Myristic Acid
Hexadecadienoic Acid
Palmitoleic Acid
Palmitic Acid
Linoleic Acid
Oleic Acid
Stearic Acid
C8:0
C10:1
C10:0
C12:1
C12:0
C14:2
C14:1
C14:0
C16:2
C16:1w7
C16:0
C18:2w6
C18:1w9
C18:0