TQ10 - Overview: Coenzyme Q10,Total, Plasma

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Test Name

Test ID: TQ10    
Coenzyme Q10,Total, Plasma

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

Diagnosis of coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) deficiency in mitochondrial disorders

 

Monitoring patients receiving statin therapy

 

Monitoring CoQ10 status during treatment of various degenerative conditions including Parkinson and Alzheimer disease

 

This test can be used for hemolyzed specimens to provide accurate quantitation of total coenzyme Q10.

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

This test is used for the diagnosis of coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) deficiency in mitochondrial disorders. It is also used to monitor CoQ10 status in patients with mitochondrial cytopathies, patients receiving statin therapy, or during treatment of various degenerative conditions including Parkinson and Alzheimer diseases.

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

High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) with Electrochemical Detection

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

Coenzyme Q10, Total, P