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Lab Test Dictionary

Acetylcholine Receptor Blocking Antibody (34459)

Methodology

Radioimmunoassay (RIA)


Synonyms

AChR

Specimen Type

Serum

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

LAB01369

Lab Test Days

Sunday, Tuesday and Friday

Standard TAT

3-6 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-2 mL Blood

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Frozen-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 14 Days; Refrigerated: 14 Days; Frozen: 30 Days

Rejection Criteria

Gross hemolysis; Grossly lipimic; Microbially contaminated

Test Volume Required

1 mL Serum

Minimum Test Volume

0.5 Serum


CPT Codes

83519


Revised

02-12-17

Initials

SL