Test Overview
Test Methodology

Quantitative RIA

Reference Range *

Negative: 0.0-24.5 pmol/L, Indeterminate: 24.6-45.6 pmol/L, Positive: 45.7 pmol/L or greater

Test Details
Days Set Up
Tuesday
Analytic Time

2 - 10 days

Soft Order Code
AVGCC
Synonyms
  • P/Q-Type Voltage Gated Calcium Channel Antibody
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
ARUP 0092628
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in a red top or SST tube. Centrifuge and aliquot serum into a plastic vial within 2 hours of collection. Refrigerate

Special Handling

Must arrive in lab or aliquot within 2 hours.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
1 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.2 mL serum
Storage Temperature
After separation from cells: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: Indefinitely.
Additional Information

Test sent to ARUP Laboratories.

Billing
CPT Code
83519
Fee Code
AA321
LOINC
33980-4
NY State Approved
No