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Test ID: BGA    
Beta-Galactosidase, Leukocytes

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

Yes

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

Diagnosis of GM1 gangliosidosis, Morquio B disease, and galactosialidosis

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

Not available for carrier detection.

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

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

Fluorometric

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

Beta-Galactosidase, Leukocytes

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

B-Galactosidase
G[M1] Gangliosidosis
Galactosidase, Beta
Generalized Gangliosidosis, G(M1)
GLB1 Deficiency
GM1 Gangliosidosis
Morquio B
Morquio Disease
Morquio Syndrome
Morquio's B
Morquio's Disease
MPS IV
MPS IVB
Mucopolysaccharidosis IVb
Cathepsin A Deficiency
Galactosialidosis
PPCA (Protective Protein/Cathepsin A) Deficiency
Protective Protein Deficiency
Protective Protein/Cathepsin A (PPCA) Deficiency