Acetylcholine receptor antibodies (myasthenia gravis)
Days test started:
Specimen Type/Volume1-2 mL serum.
Shipping InformationShip in insulated container with freezer packs.
Collection ProtocolCollect blood into a red-top tube.
This test is sent to an external laboratory. Since this is an antibody-based test, collect the serum sample PRIOR to initiation of corticosteroid or other immunosuppressive therapy. Shipping (test code: xtrnu) and handling (test code: xhand) fees are also applicable on each submission. External test price is subject to change.