Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase (GAD 65) Antibodies

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

GAD65 AB

POE DESCRIPTION:

Glutamic Acid Decarbox 65 Ab

CPT CODE:

83519-90

CDM NUMBER:

3181382

TURNAROUND TIME:

7-10 days

CONTAINER TYPE:

SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)

MINIMUM VOLUME:

1.0 mL blood (0.2 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE:

See http://questdiagnostics.com - Search Test Code - 34878

METHODOLOGY:

Radioimmunoassay (RIA)

LAST UPDATED:

11-17-2011

TEST SYNONYM(S):GAD 65 Antibodies, Beta Cell Antibody, Anti-GAD Antibodies