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Anti-IgG-NMO (AQP4) antibodies, cerebrospinal fluid

Fee code: 54230

Aliases: Optic neuritis, Neuromyelitis Optica, Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder, Longitudinally extensive Transverse Myelitis, Devic Disease, Anti-aquaporina-4


Raquel Ruiz García


> Immunology Department

Method description

Delivery time

14 days

Note to delivery time


Advisable to include clinical information to aid interpratation of results.

Specimen type

Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)

Specimen volume

2 mL

Specimen minimum volume

1 mL

Collection instructions


Preanalytic treatment


Transport conditions


Rejection criteria

Hemolyzed sample


Informed report of the results

Reference values

Values Units   Age  
Anti-IgG-NMO (AQP4) antibodies Negative      

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