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Anti-NMO IgG Antibody (Sendaway Test)

Alternative Names:Anti Neuromyelitis Optica Antibody
NMO IgG Antibody
Anti-AQP4 Ab
AQP4
Anti Aquaporin 4 ab
Laboratory:Haematology
Test Code:RBW
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Registration Instructions:

Requesting doctor must consult with Immunopathologist before requesting.

Specimen Types:Serum
Container Types:
SST
Plain tube- serum (No Gel)
SST
Adults Volume or Mass:6 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:1 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:

CSF samples can be analysed .

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:Centrifuge
Store at 4'C
Assay Frequency:Daily
External Laboratory:Pathology Queensland- RBWH Campus
  External Laboratory details...
External Transport Instructions:Send at 4'C with Ice Pack