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1717: Recombx® CV2 Autoantibody Test (Autoimmune Rapidly Progressive Dementia) Print View
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PRIMARY
1 Serum 2 (0.5) mL   Frozen - 28 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 28 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  CSF 2 (0.5) mL   Frozen - 28 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 28 Day(s)  

Anti-CV2 autoantibody is found in patients with autoimmune Rapidly Progressive Dementia. This semi-quantitative assay may be useful in monitoring therapeutic responses in select cases.

Please label each specimen tube with two forms of patient
identification. These forms of identification must also appear on the
requisition form.

Serum must be separated from cells within 48 hours of collection.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
5 days

CPT Code
83520

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
Acceptable: CSF collected in a sterile leak-proof container Transport Temperature: Refrigerated Methodology: Automated Nanoliter Scale Immunoassay






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