Ganglioside Antibodies


Test Information

Test Name

Ganglioside Antibodies

Synonyms

Antiganglioside; GM1 antibodies; GQ1b antibodies; GD1a antibodies; GD1b antibodies; Glycolipid antibodies

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

4- 8 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

AGAA

Notes

  • Please note serum is the only acceptable sample for this test
  • CSF will not be tested as there are no reference ranges or controls available

Alternative Specimen

Plain tube


Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

Send Away Notes

Sent to Neuroimmunology, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow

Send Away Volume

1 mL serum stored in fridge

Send Away Transport

Ambient

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