Test Catalog

Test ID: PLP    
Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate (PLP), Plasma

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

Determining vitamin B6 status, including in persons who present with progressive nerve compression disorders, such as carpal tunnel and tarsal tunnel syndromes


Determining the overall success of a vitamin B6 supplementation program


Diagnosis and evaluation of hypophosphatasia

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.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate (PLP), P

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

B6 (Vitamin)
PALP (Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate)
Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate (PALP)
Pyridoxal Phosphate
Vitamin B6