Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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

NMO/AQP4 IGG, CSF

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
NMOCSF      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: NMOCSF         Geisinger Epic ID: 54896

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
CSF
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
1 mL CSF; minimum 0.5 mL

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

TEST DETAILS
CPT code(s):
86255
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:
Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting Assay (FACS)
Synonyms:
Quest code 94036

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Set up Monday, Tuesday, Thursday. Report available 4 days.    
Performed stat? No
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