IA-2 ANTIBODY

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate, and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: SST

Rejection Criteria
Gross hemolysis, Grossly lipemic

Methodology
Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 30 days

Reference Range
<5.4 U/mL

Performed
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Turnaround Time5-7 days
Test CodeIA2
CPT-4 Code (s)
86341
LOINC Codes
31209-0

Warde
Medical
Laboratory