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Test ID FARWB Western blot for anti-retinal autoantibodies

Special Instructions

Method Name

Western Blot (WB)

Reporting Name

Anti-Retinal Autoantibody, WB

Specimen Type

Varies


Specimen Required


Submit only one of the following specimens:

 

Serum:

Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s), serum gel tube(s) is acceptable. Spin down and send 5 mL serum refrigerated in a plastic vial.

 

Plasma:

Draw blood in a lavender-top (EDTA) tube(s). Spin down and send 5 mL EDTA plasma refrigerated in a plastic vial.

 

Complete and submit with specimen:

  1. Completed OHSU Ocular request form
  2. Clinical history
  3. Referring physician information (name & phone number)

-NOTE: Without this information, testing cannot be completed.


Specimen Minimum Volume

3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Varies Refrigerated 7 days

Reference Values

A final report will be attached in MayoAccess.

 

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Batched

Performing Laboratory

Oregon Health and Science University Ocular Immunology Laboratory

CPT Code Information

84182

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FARWB Anti-Retinal Autoantibody, WB In Process

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
FARWB Anti-Retinal Autoantibody, WB In Process