Use to detect antibodies for the ganglionic acetylcholine receptor.
New York DOH Approval Status
Plain Red or Serum Separator Tube (SST).
Separate from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 2 mL to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min.: 0.5 mL)
Plasma. Grossly lipemic, icteric, or hemolyzed specimens.
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 1 month (avoid multiple freeze/thaw cycles)
|Negative||0.0 - 8.4 pmol/L|
|Indeterminate||8.5 - 11.6 pmol/L|
|Positive||11.7 pmol/L or greater|
This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.
Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|3003019||Ganglionic Acetylcholine Receptor Ab||42233-7|