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92792: Titin Autoantibody Test [1480] Print View
Interpretation      
Technical Results ELISA     
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PRIMARY
1 Serum 2 (0.5) mL   Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 60 Day(s)/Frozen - 11 Month(s)  
ALTERNATE

Anti-titin antibody is a striational antibody that is associated with myasthenia gravis with an older age of onset (approximately >60 years). Anti-titin antibodies are detected in patients with thymoma associated-MG.

Serum must be separated from whole blood within 48 hours of
collection.

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

Reported (Analytical Time)
9-16 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
Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Reject Criteria: Turbid; bacterial contamination
Methodology: Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay






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