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IA-2 antibody

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Quest 
Test ID: LAB5233 
Synonyms: Islet Cell 512 Ab • Islet Cell Antibodies
Methodology: Radiobinding Assay
Schedule: Monday, Thursday
Reported: 7 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 4.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 2 mL.
Plastic screw-cap vial
Transport: Refrigerated (cold packs).
Unacceptable conditions: Received room temperature
Stability: Room temperature: 48 hours Refrigerated: 7 days Frozen: 3 years

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: 1. Diagnose insulin dependant diabetes mellitus (IDDM), type I diabetes 2. Assess risk for development of IDDM 3. Predict onset of IDDM.

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 86341
Last Changed: 11/11/2016 10:52:37
Last Reviewed: 12/22/2016 01:45:20