ACETYLCHOLINE RECEPTOR BINDING ANTIBODIES

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Rejection Criteria
Grossly hemolysed or grossly lipemic specimens

Methodology
Immunoassay

Stability
Room Temperature: 14 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 30 days

Reference Range
<0.25 nmol/L

Performed
Tuesday-Saturday

Turnaround Time3-6 days
Test CodeACHRB
CPT-4 Code (s)
83519
LOINC Codes
11034-6

Warde
Medical
Laboratory