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Test ID: NIFIC    
Neuronal Intermediate Filament IgG, Immunofluorescence, Spinal Fluid

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

Evaluating patients with suspected paraneoplastic autoimmune central nervous system (CNS) disorders and cancer

 

Evaluating neuronal intermediate filament antibodies by immunofluorescence using spinal fluid specimens

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

Only orderable as part of a profile. For more information see:

ENC2 / Encephalopathy, Autoimmune Evaluation, Spinal Fluid

DMC2 / Dementia, Autoimmune Evaluation, Spinal Fluid

MDC2 / Movement Disorder Autoimmune Evaluation, Spinal Fluid

MAC1 / Autoimmune Myelopathy 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

NIF IFA, CSF

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

Neurofilament antibody
NIF