Myopathy Antibody Test - LG5487


Sunquest Code:XMISC  
Epic Code:LAB4909Epic Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Test Includes:IgM vs Decorin, HH3; IgG vs SRP; IgG vs HMGCR, NTC1A, Jo-1, MDA5, sulfatide
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 2-4 weeks.
Special Instructions:A completed requisition form must accompany each specimen. See Associated Links.
Associated Links:

Neuromuscular Disease Center Requisition



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:10 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:6.2 mL
Container:Red or gold (gel)
[Alternate Containers: Red (no gel)]


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Centrifuge and aliquot 5 mL, 3 mL minimum. Store at room temperature.
Shipping Instructions:Ship overnight at room temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis)


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