Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Striational (Striated Muscle) Antibody Order Code : YSTRAB
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Anti-Skeletal Muscle Antibodies; Myoid Antibody
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Preferred: Gold top tube; Acceptable: Red top tube
Required Volume: 2mL blood (1mL serum)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 2mL blood (1mL serum)
Methodology: Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)
Turnaround Time: 5 days
Special Handling: Draw blood in a serum gel gold top tube(s) or a plain, red-top tube. Spin down and send 1mL of serum refrigerated.
CPT Codes: 83520
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3176
SHC EPIC Code: LABYSTRAB
Causes For Rejection: Specimens other than serum; Gross hemolysis; Gross lipemina; Gross icterus
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Neurology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/8746