5 - 8 days
Devic's disease Antibody
Optic Neuritis Antibody
Transverse Myelitis Antibody
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Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorting (FACS) Assay
Establishing the diagnosis of neuromyelitis optica (NMO) and related disorders (e.g., relapsing transverse myelitis or relapsing optic neuritis) and distinguishing these disorders from multiple sclerosis early in the course of the disease.
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Collect specimen in red top or SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and refrigerate. Include relevant clinical information as well as ordering physician name, telephone number, and mailing address.