MAG Antibodies


Test Information

Test Name

MAG Antibodies

Synonyms

Myelin Associated Glycoprotein Antibodies, Anti MAG; MAG IgM

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

Referral


Collection Information

Preparation

  • This test may be vetted by a pathologist
  • The clinical information for the test must be clearly written on the request form

Processing Information

Registration Code

MAGA

Notes

Myelin Associated Antibodies (MAG) may be requested individually or if the full screen is required then request Ganglioside antibodies which includes:

  • GM1 antibodies IgG & IgM
  • GQ1B antibodies IgG only
  • Myelin Associated Antibodies (MAG)
  • Please note: GD1 antibody testing is unavailable.

Alternative Specimen

Plain tube


Methodology

Interpretations

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Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

LabPlus (via WHL)

External Lab Website