Ganglioside Asialo-GM-1 Antibody (IgG), EIA

Test Code
39462

CPT Codes
83520

Preferred Specimen
1 mL serum

Patient Preparation
Overnight fasting is preferred.

Minimum Volume
0.2 mL

Transport Container
Plastic screw-cap vial

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (cold packs)

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 48 hours
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 30 days

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Received room temperature

Methodology
Immunoassay (IA)

Setup Schedule
Set up: Mon, Wed, nights; Report available: 4 days

Reference Range
See Laboratory Report

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Inst San Juan Capistrano
33608 Ortega Highway
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92690-6130



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