Islet Cell Antibodies

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

ISLET AB

POE DESCRIPTION:

Islet Cell Antibodies

CPT CODE:

86341-90 (x2)

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

CONTAINER TYPE:

SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4 mL blood (2 mL serum)

MINIMUM VOLUME:

2 mL blood (0.8 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 3069

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Multiple antibodies are detected in the Islet cell IgG antibodies including GAD autoantibodies

LAST UPDATED:

4-5-2013