Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

EPILEPSY, AUTOIMMUNE EVALUATION, SERUM

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
EPIES      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: EPIES         Geisinger Epic ID: 45096

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Alternate Collection Container:
3.5 mL gold-top (serum separator) tube
Specimen required:
4 mL serum; minimum 2 mL

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 72 hours. Refrigerated: 28 days. Frozen: 28 days.

TEST DETAILS
CPT code(s):
83519 x5, 86255 x3, 86256 x8, 86341
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Methodology:
Indirect Immunofluorescent Antibody (IFA)
Radioimmunoassay (RIA)
Western Blot
Cell-binding assay (CBA)
Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)
Flow Cytometry
Synonyms:
Quest test code 94724

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Set up daily a.m. Report availble 7 days.    
Performed stat? No
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