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GQ1B Antibody, IgG (New test)

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code GQ1B
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Enzyme Immunoassay
Patient Preparation Overnight fasting preferred but not required
Container type Gold top or Red top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.2 mL serum
Processing notes Aliquot serum and freeze. Transport to CB frozen. Order Quest test code 389644
Units Titer
Normal range < 1:100
Synonyms Ganglioside GD1a antibody
Stability Room temperture 1 day, refrigerated 1 week, frozen 1 month
Turn around times 5-7 days
Additional information Measuring IgG antibodies to GQ1b ganglioside in serum as an aid in diagnosis of acute and chronic neuropathies.
CPT coding 83520-90
LOINC code 14254-7
Last Updated 6/23/2015 11:30:09 AM
Entry Number 1673
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