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Test ID: MPSSC    
Mucopolysaccharides (MPS) Screen, Urine

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Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

84464

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

Conditional

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

Preferred screening test for mucopolysaccharidoses

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

Preferred test to screen for mucopolysaccharidosis (MPS). Testing includes both quantitative MPS analysis and Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) analysis.

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
MPSQNMucopolysaccharides (MPS), QN, UYesYes
MPSQLMucopolysaccharides, (MPS), QL, UNoYes

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

MPSQL: Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

MPSQN: Spectrophotometry (SP)

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

Mucopolysaccharides Screen, (MPS),U

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

Arylsulfatase B Deficiency
Berry Spot
Beta-Galactosidase Deficiency
Beta-Glucoronidase Deficiency
Chondroitin Sulfate
Dermatan Sulfate
GAGS (Glycosaminoglycans)
Galactose-6-Sulfatase Deficiency
Glycosaminoglycans (GAGS)
Heparan Sulfate
Hunter Syndrome
Hurler Syndrome
Hurler/Scheie Syndrome
Iduronate Sulfatase Deficiency
Iduronidase Deficiency
Keratan Sulfate
Lysosomal Storage Disease
Maroteaux Lamy Syndrome
Maroteaux-Lamy Syndrome
Morquio A
Morquio B
MPS I
MPS II
MPS III
MPS IVA
MPS IVB
MPS VI
MPS VII
Mucopolysaccharides
Multiple Sulfatase Deficiency
Sanfilippo Syndrome
Scheie Syndrome
Sly Syndrome
Lysosomal Storage