Days Set Up
Monday - Friday
Analytic Time

8 - 12 days

Soft Order Code
PNPAB

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Indirect Immunofluorescence

Test Usage

Diagnosis of paraneoplastic pemphigus/paraneoplastic autoimmune multiorgan syndrome (PNP/PAMS) in the setting of erosive or lichenoid mucocutaneous disease

Reference Range

Negative in normal individuals

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Onsite

Collect specimen in a red top tube. Send to Specimen Processing

Collection Offsite

Collect specimen in a red top tube. Spin and aliquot into a screw capped plastic tube. Refrigerate.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
2 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.5 mL serum

Billing Information

CPT Code
86255
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
 

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Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.