Acetylcholine Blocking Antibody

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: ACHR Block
POE DESCRIPTION: ACHR BLOCKING ANTIBODY; ACHR BLOCK
CPT CODE: 83519-90
TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
CONTAINER TYPE:

SSTTM tube or red top tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)
REJECTION CRITERIA: Test will not be performed if patient had recent radioactive scan.
MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.5 mL blood (0.2 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE:

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TEST SYNONYM(S):Myasthenia Gravis Evaluation