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GM-1 Antibodies, IgG and IgM

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code GM1AB
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Immunoassay
Container type Red top or Gold top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.2 mL serum
Processing notes Spin sample and freeze aliquot, Ship to China Basis frozen.
Ref Lab Rejection Criteria Received thawed
Units Titer
Normal range < 1:800
Synonyms GM-1 antibodies; Asialo-GM1 antibodies; Anti-GM1 antibodies;
Stability Room temperature 2 days, refrigerated 2 weeks, frozen 1 month.
Turn around times 3-5 days
CPT coding 83520-90
Last Updated 5/22/2013 1:32:43 PM
Entry Number 1491

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