Ordering Recommendation

Aids in diagnosis of multiple sclerosis.

Mnemonic
QNTIG CSF
Methodology

Quantitative Nephelometry

Performed

Wed, Sat

Reported

1-5 days

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect

CSF.

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge and separate to remove cellular material. Transfer 1 mL CSF to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.6 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Unacceptable Conditions

Grossly bloody or hemolyzed specimens.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 8 days; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Interval
Test Number
Components
Reference Interval
0050341 Immunoglobulin A, CSF 0.0-0.7 mg/dL
0050670 Immunoglobulin G, CSF 0-6.0 mg/dL
0050356 Immunoglobulin M, CSF 0-0.7 mg/dL

Interpretive Data



No compliance statements are in use for this test.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

82784 x3

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0050341 Immunoglobulin A CSF 2457-0
0050356 Immunoglobulin M CSF 2471-1
0050670 Immunoglobulin G CSF 2464-6
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Aliases
  • IgA, IgG & IgM CSF
  • CSF IgA, IgG & IgM
  • CSF Immunoglobulins Quant
  • IgA, IgG & IgM
  • Immunoglobulins IgA, IgG, IgM, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Immunoglobulins, CSF Quantitative