Update Type: Replacement Test
Test Updated: 08/04/2021
Test Overview
Test Methodology

ELISA

Test Usage

MAG Antibody testing is useful in detecting antibodies associated with autoimmune peripheral neuropathy.

Reference Range *

<1500 Buhlmann Titer Unit

Test Details
Days Set Up
Tuesday, Friday
Analytic Time

2 - 6 days

Soft Order Code
MAGES
MiChart Code
Myelin Associated Glycoprotein (MAG) Antibody (Sendout)
Synonyms
  • Motor Neuropathy Antibody
  • Sensory Neuropathy Antibody
  • MAG Antibody
  • MAG ANTIBODY,DUAL ELISA(SERUM)
  • MAGAB
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo MAGES
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in a red top or SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and refrigerate.

Normal Volume
1 mL serum
Additional Information

Test performed by Mayo Clinic Laboratories

Billing
CPT Code
83516
Fee Code
AA955
Reflex CPT
83520 x2
Reflex Fee Code
AA005
NY State Approved
No