Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : CNS DEMYELINATING DISEASE EVAL WITH REFLEX Order Code : LAB494
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: ADEM; AQP4; Aquaporin; Devic's Antibody; MOG; NMO (Neruomyelitis Optica); NMO-IgG; Optic Neuritis Antibody; Transverse Myelitis Antibody; Vision Loss Antibody
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Preferred: Gold top (SST); Acceptable: Red top (no additive)
Required Volume: 6 mL blood (3 mL serum)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 4 mL blood (2 mL serum)
Methodology: NMO-IgG Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting Assay (FACS); MOG-IgG1 Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting Assay (FACS)
Components: NMO/AQP4 FACS; MOG FACS; CNS Demyelinating Disease Interp
Turnaround Time: 8-11 days
Special Handling: Transport Temperature: Refrigerated. Specimen Stability - Refrigerated (preferred): 28 days; Frozen: 28 days; Ambient: 72 hours
CPT Codes: 86255 x2
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB494B
SHC EPIC Code: LAB494
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Immunology; Neurology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: https://www.mayocliniclabs.com/test-catalog/Overview/65565