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:Normal range

Children           : 36-41 μmol/L

Adult M           : 36-83 μmol/L

Adult F             : 28-75 μmol/L

Comment: Carnitine is a co-factor in mitochondrial fatty acid production. Carnitine deficiency maybe primary (rare) or secondary to other mitochondrial myopathy is a common feature and cardiomyopathy may occur with either form

Sample: Serum, freeze immediately