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90520: Neuron Specific Enolase (NSE), CSF Print View
Neuron Specific Enolase CSF EIA  < 8.9  ng/mL 

PRIMARY
1 CSF 2 (0.7) mL   Frozen - 30 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Neuron-specific enolase (NSE) in cerebrospinal fluid can be a sensitive and specific marker of neuronal injury in various neurological disorders. It is useful in the differential diagnosis of Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease from other dementing illnesses.

Transport Temperature: Room temperature
Setup Schedule
Wednesday, Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
86316

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
This test(s) was developed and its performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute, Valencia, CA. Performance characteristics refer to the analytical performance of the test.






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