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Voltage Gated Potassium Channel Antibody

Alternate Names
Anti VGKC, VGKC Antibody
Laboratory
Referred Test
Specimen
Blood
CSF
Container
9ml PLAIN (red top)
Serum tube (gold top)
Sterile CSF tube
Minimum Adult Volume
5mL
Minimum Paediatric Volume
None
Frequency
Once a month
Reference Interval
< 85 pmol/l
Test Code
VGKC
Storage Instructions
Store frozen at -20 deg C
Additional (Storage) Instructions

The specimen should be centrifuged and aliquotted. Store plasma frozen at -20 deg C.

Transport Instructions
Transport frozen
External Laboratory
Pathology Queensland, Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital