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Test ID: IG5TC    
IgLON Family Member 5 Antibody, Immunofluorescence Titer Assay, Spinal Fluid

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Evaluating patients with suspected autoimmune encephalopathies, dementias, or movement disorders

 

Evaluating IgLON5 antibodies by immunofluorescence titer assay using spinal fluid specimens

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If indirect immunofluorescence (IFA) pattern suggests IgLON5, then IgLON5 antibody cell-binding assay (CBA) and IgLON5 antibody IFA titer are performed at an additional charge.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Only orderable as a reflex. For more information see:

-DMC2 / Dementia, Autoimmune Evaluation, Spinal Fluid

-ENC2 / Encephalopathy, Autoimmune Evaluation, Spinal Fluid

-MDC2 / Movement Disorder, Autoimmune Evaluation, Spinal Fluid

 

Indirect Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

IgLON5 IFA Titer, CSF

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

IGLON5