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Autoimmune Encephalitis (MOSAIC6) Panel – 6 Antibodies, CSF

Test ID: AEP6 CSF

Test

Method

Fixed cell-based assay

Platform

Euroimmun

Report Includes

NMDAR; GABAB; DPPX; LGI1; CASPR2 & AMPAR Ab

Specimens

CSF
Requisition: The specimen should be submitted with this ICL-BC Neurology requisition.

Clinical Utility

Fixed CBA

Test Location

BC Neuroimmunology Lab, Room S-157, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver BC V6T 2B5

Test Version

15-Jun-2023

Specimen

Specimens

CSF
Requisition: The specimen should be submitted with this ICL-BC Neurology requisition.

Collection Containers

Sterile Container

Sample Volume

5 ml

Minimum Volume

1 ml

Collection & Handling

Handling Information

Store and send frozen (preferred).

Stability

Refrigerated 7 days
Frozen 30 days

Additional Stability Information

If the specimen thaws, it is unsuitable for analysis.

Test Version

15-Jun-2023

Performance / Interpretation

Method

Fixed cell-based assay

Platform

Euroimmun

Turnaround Time

10 days

Test Location

BC Neuroimmunology Lab, Room S-157, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver BC V6T 2B5

Test Version

15-Jun-2023

Interface / Setup

HL7 Interface Codes

Order Code Result Codes Units

Test Version

15-Jun-2023