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94605: Autoimmune Epilepsy Evaluation Print View
Summary Interpretation      
Interpretation Results      
Comments      

PRIMARY
1 Serum 2 (0.5) mL   Frozen - 28 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 28 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Anti-GAD65 antibodies, anti-voltage gates potassium channels (VGKC), anti-CASPR2, anti-LGI1, and anti-NMDA receptor (NRI subunit) antibodies are found in patients with epilepsy with an acute/subacute presentation without evidence of CNS infection, toxic, metabolic, or other known cause of epilepsy, and possibly with evidence of CNS inflammation.

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, Thursday

Reported (Analytical Time)
7 days

CPT Codes
86341,83519,86255x3

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
Methodology: Immunoflorescence Assay, Radioimmunoassay, Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay






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