Test Details

Mnemonic

RAMPA

Ordering Code

3400013

CPT-4 Code(s)

83520

Specimen Information

Collect

SST
more

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells within 48 hours of collection and send 2.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.
more

Alternate Specimen

Serum: Red-top
CSF
more

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL
more

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
more

Stability

Room temperature: 72 hours
Refrigerated: 28 days
Frozen: 28 days
more

Methodology

Automated Nanoliter Scale Immunoassay
more

Reference Range

Serum: <1:100
CSF: <1:1
more

Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
more