Anti-CASPR2 antibodies are found in patients with the acute or subacute onset of symptoms of limbic encephalitis, peripheral nerve hyperexcitability, and neuromyotonia.
Serum must be separated from whole blood within 48 hours of
Please label each specimen tube with two forms of patient
identification. These forms of identification must also appear on the
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday
Reported (Analytical Time)
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Acceptable: CSF collected in a sterile leak-proof container Transport Temperature: Refrigerated Reject Criteria: Turbid; bacterial contamination Methodology: Immunofluorescence Assay