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1055: Multiple Sclerosis Evaluation Print View
IgG (loc) CALC  < .10  mg/dL 
IgG Index CALC  < .70   
CNS IgG Synthesis Rate CALC  < 3.3  mg/24hr 
IgM (loc) CALC  < .010  mg/dL 
IgA (loc) CALC  < .010  mg/dL 
Albumin Index CALC  < 9.0   
Oligoclonal Bands in CSF IEF  No bands   
Myelin Basic Protein RIA  < 4.1  mcg/L 
IgG Total CSF NEPH  0.5 - 6.1  mg/dL 
IgG Total TURB  view ref range  mg/dL 
IgM CSF NEPH  < .10  mg/dL 
IgM Total TURB  view ref range  mg/dL 
IgA CSF NEPH  0.15 - 0.6  mg/dL 
IgA IMMUNOTURB  view ref range  mg/dL 
Albumin CSF NEPH  < 35  mg/dL 
Albumin NEPH  3700 - 5410  mg/dL 

PRIMARY
1 CSF 3 (2) mL   Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Frozen - 30 Day(s) See COLLECTION INSTRUCTIONS./// 
2 Serum 3 (2) mL   Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Frozen - 30 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Used to support diagnosis of multiple sclerosis and to provide a monitor of treatment efficacy. Also useful in patients with silicone gel implants who may have M.S.-like symptoms.

MINIMUM VOLUME CSF REQUIRED.
Serum and CSF samples should be drawn on same day for most
reliable results. Ship by overnight courier.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Codes
82040,82042,82784x6,83873,83916

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Myelin Basic Protein CSF: This test(s) was performed using a kit that has not been cleared or approved by the FDA. The analytical performance characteristics of this test have been determined by Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute, Valencia, CA. This test should not be used for diagnosis without confirmation by other medically established means.






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