Flow Cytometry (FC)
Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting (FACS); AQP; AQP4; Aquaporin; Devic's Antibody; NMO (Neuromyelitis Optica); NMO-IgG; Optica Neuritis Antibody; Transverse Myelitis ANtibody; Vision Loss Antibody
Mayo Medical Lab
Other Reference Test
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday; 6 P.M.
2-3 mL CSF
Room Temp=72 Hours; Refrigerated=28 Days (Preferred); Frozen: 28 Days
3 mL CSF
2 mL CSF
Order in Mayolink and send with Mayo courier Monday-Friday.
Ok to send on outpatients and inpatients. AntiMOG (Myelin Oligodendrycyte Glycoprotein) can be done as research on serum only if result is negative and requested by physician with Mayo.