Neuron Specific Enolase, CSF
Use to detect neuron specific enolase, which may be a nonspecific marker of neuronal damage.
New York DOH Approval Status
Separate from cells within 1 hour of collection. Transfer 0.5 mL CSF to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 year (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles)
Mon, Wed, Fri
Less than or equal to 21.5 ng/mL
This test is performed using the BRAHMS NSE Kryptor Immunoassay. Results obtained with different methods or kits cannot be used interchangeably. Results cannot be interpreted as absolute evidence of the presence or absence of malignant disease.
Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|3004315||Neuron Specific Enolase_CSF||47053-4|