GLUTAMIC ACID DECARBOXYLASE ANTIBODY

Mnemonic

GLUTACID

Synonym

GAD65

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Serum, one gold (SST) top tube

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport

Frozen

Rejection Criteria

Plasma and grossly hemolyzed specimens

Stability

Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 3 months

Testing Information

Performed

Sun - Fri

Reported

2-4 days

Method

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay

Referral Lab

ARUP (2001771)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

CPT Codes

86341

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:13 AM