Test Overview
Test Methodology

RIA and Flow Cytometry

Reference Range *

Interpretive report provided

Test Details
Days Set Up
Monday - Friday
Analytic Time

4 - 7 days

Soft Order Code
MGMR
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo MGMR
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection

Patient should have no general anesthesia or muscle-relaxant drugs in the prior 24 hours. Also no radioisotopes. Collect specimen in a red top or SST tube. Spin and aliquot into a screw capped plastic tube and send to Specimen Processing refrigerated.

Normal Volume
3 mL serum
Minimum Volume
2 mL serum
Storage Temperature
Refrigerated preferred, ambient or frozen acceptable
Additional Information

Test performed by Mayo Clinic Laboratories

Billing
CPT Code
83519 (reflex 83519 and 96255 is appropriate)
NY State Approved
No