Contactin and Neurofascin - LG 6753

Abbrev Code:XMISC   
Order Code:LAB4909Order Name:Send Outs Misc Test
Methodology:Varies by test
CPT Codes: 86255 x1
Test Includes:Neurofascin and Contactin-1
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Thur before 1300; results are reported within 2-4 weeks.
Special Instructions:Send each sample with a completed requisition (See Associated Links) to arrive within 72 hours of collection. The testing laboratory is not open on weekends or holidays.
Associated Links:

Neuromuscular Disease Center Requisition

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:10 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:6.2 mL
Container:Red (no gel)

Processing and Shipping

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


Reference Range:By report

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