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Voltage gated calcium channel Ab

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB3646 
Methodology: Quantitative Radioimmunoassay
Schedule: Tuesday
Reported: 12 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Plain red.
Transport: Frozen.
Unacceptable conditions: Plasma. Hemolyzed or grossly lipemic specimens.
Stability: After separation from cells: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Indefinitely

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Aid in the evaluation of muscle weakness in the context neuromuscular junction disorder with or without cancer, or the diagnosis of paraneoplastic neurological syndromes.

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 83519
Last Changed: 12/16/2016 14:26:20
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 03:10:39