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NeoCerebellar degen paraneoplastic

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Athena Diagnostics 
Test ID: LAB6786 
Methodology: Western Blot, ELISA
Schedule: Sample shipped Mon-Thurs only
Reported: 12 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 4.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Serum in Red-top tube or Serum Separator Tube (SST). Whole blood also acceptable.
Transport: Serum samples may be shipped frozen, refrigerated, or at room temperature. Serum samples shipped at room temperature must be received within 72 hours of draw.
Handling: Serum stable up to three days at room temperature. Refrigerate if not shipped same day. Ship whole blood immediately.
Stability: Room temperature: 72 hours, Refrigerated: 21 days, Frozen: 4 months

Notes: 

Ship ambient within 24 hours, Mon-Thurs Only; ship ambient

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 83516x2, 84181, 84182x5
Last Changed: 11/18/2016 14:32:17
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 00:56:31