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MaTa Antibody (New test)

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code MATAB
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Western blot
Container type Red top, Gold top, CSF tube or sterile collection tube
Amount to Collect
Blood 4 mL
CSF 2mL
Sample type Serum or CSF
Preferred volume Serum or CSF 2 mL
Min. Volume Serum or CSF 1 mL
Processing notes Aliquot and freeze sample. Ship to CB frozen.
Normal range Negative
Synonyms Ma Ab; Ma antibody; Ta Ab; Ta antibody; Ma2 Antibody
Stability Room temperature 3 days, refrigerated 2 weeks, frozen indefinite
Turn around times 10-12 days
CPT coding 84182-90
Last Updated 11/21/2013 1:35:15 PM
Entry Number 1518
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