Use as a non-specific marker of neuronal damage.
Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Separate from cells within 1 hour of collection. Transfer 0.5 mL CSF to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube and freeze immediately. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 6 months (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)
This test is performed using the CanAg Neuron Specific Enolase Enzyme Immunoassay. Results obtained with different methods or kits cannot be used interchangeably.
Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0081226||Neuron Specific Enolase, CSF||47053-4|