Voltage-Gated Calcium Channel (VGCC) Antibody
0092628
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
VGCC AB
Methodology
Quantitative Radioimmunoassay
Performed
Tue
Reported
1-8 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
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Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Plain red.  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.2 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Plasma. Hemolyzed or grossly lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Indefinitely  
Reference Interval
Effective November 14, 2011
 
Negative 0.0 to 24.5 pmol/L
Indeterminate 24.6 to 45.6 pmol/L
Positive 45.7 pmol/L or greater
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS
Statement B: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
83519
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0092629Voltage-Gated Calcium Channel (VGCC) Ab
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Aliases
  • Lambert-Eaton
  • VGCC Ab