Test Catalog

Test ID: MSP2    
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Profile, Serum and Spinal Fluid

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

Diagnosing multiple sclerosis, especially helpful in patients with equivocal clinical or radiological findings

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
OLIGCCSF BandsNo, (Order OLIG, submit CSF and Serum)Yes
OLIGSSerum BandsNo, (Order OLIG, submit CSF and Serum)Yes
SFINCIgG Index, CSFNo, (Order SFIN, submit CSF and Serum or CASF for CSF only)Yes
SFINSIgG, SNo, (Order SFIN, submit CSF and Serum)Yes

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

OLIGC, OLIGS: Isoelectric Focusing (IEF) with IgG Immunoblot Detection

SFINC, SFINS: Nephelometry

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


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

Multiple Sclerosis Profile

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

Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) IgG Index
CSF (Cerebrospinal Fluid) Index
CSF (Cerebrospinal Fluid), Specific Protein IgG (Immunoglobulin G), Albumin
Electrophoresis, Spinal Fluid
IgG (Immunoglobulin G)
IgG (Immunoglobulin G) Index
IgG (Immunoglobulin G) Synthesis Rate
Immunoglobulin G (IgG)
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Oligoclonal Banding