Department of Pathology
and Laboratory Medicine

Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308
Laboratory
Ph: (330) 543-8573
Fax: (330) 543-3659

LABORATORY TEST REQUISITION


PATIENT INFO
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TESTS REQUESTED
Test Name: ICD9 Code: (required)
1. Oligoclonal Banding   
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SPECIMEN INFO
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Test Information for Oligoclonal Banding
CPT Code: 83916

Specimen Type: Blood and CSF

Tube Type/Collection Container: Red top (no anticoagulant) tube and CSF container

Collection Volume: 1.5 mL (minimum 1.0 mL) serum and 0.5 mL (minimum 0.4 mL) CSF

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: Isoelectric Focusing (IEF) with IgG Immunoblot Detection

Special Instructions: Serum and CSF required. CSF must be obtained within 1 week of serum draw.

TAT: 2-4 days


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

Additional Info: Reference range: CSF Olig Bands Interpretation: <4 bands

Transport specimens to processing area of the laboratory in an appropriate container. Additional information is available from Cindy Maurer at (330)543-8689.

SHIP TO:
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
CCL
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308


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