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immunoglobulin g synthesis rate, cerebrospinal fluid
Synonyms: IgG Synthesis Rate CSF; Central Nervous System IgG Synthesis; CNS IgG Synthesis; CSF IgG Synthesis; Spinal Fluid IgG Synthesis 
Computer Code: (RIGSR )
Specimen Collection: 1 mL cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and 2 mL (red or gold top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL CSF, 1.5 mL Serum 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Serum: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove serum, separate and refrigerate. Min 0.7 mL serum. CSF: Refrigerate. Min 0.5 mL CSF. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 7 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 82040, 82042, 82784x2 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 10/25/2014
Time: 17:14:36 (24hr)