Laboratory: Clinical Immunology
Test Name:
Test Code: MIS8
Clinical Information:
Restricted to Neurologists or via prior approval.
Complete the pre-approval form by clicking on the following link:

Order required panel and/or individual antibody(s) on the Washington University Neuromuscular Clinical Laboratory Antibody Testing Requisition.
Motor Neuropathy: IgM vs:GA1, NP-9, GD1b, NS6S, MAG, HH3, GD1a; IgM & IgG VS: GM1, GalNAc-GD1a
Sensory (±Motor) Neuropathy: IgM vs: MAG, GD1b, HH3, TS-HDS, Sulfatide, GD1a; IgG vs: FGFR3, Sulfatide & GM1
Peripheral Neuropathy: Sensory Neuropathy + IgM vs GM1, GA1, GalNAc-GD1a
Sensory Neuropathy/Neuronopathy: IgM vs: MAG, GD1b, TS-HDS, HH3, GD1a; IgG VS: Hu, FGFR3, GM1 & CRMP-5; IgG & IgM vs: Sulfatide
Demyelinating Neuropathy: IgM & IgG vs: β-Tubulin; IgM vs: MAG, GM1, GalNAc-GD1a, Heparan-SO4, HH3, GD1a; IgG vs Neurofascins(140 & 155), Contactin-1 & Sulfatide
Acute Neuropathy: IgM vs: Heparan-SO4, GD1a, HH3; IgG vs : GQ1b, Sulfatide, Neurfascins(140 & 155), Contactin-1; IgM & IgG vs: GM1, β-Tubulin, GD1B, GalNAc-GD1a
Collection Devices:
Specimen Required:
Serum: 2.0 mL
Serum: 2.0 mL

Reference Values:
Provided on report
Within 3 Weeks
Restricted to Neurologists or prior arrangement only.
See Also:
More Information:
Forward sample to Immunology Laboratory, MS5, HSC for referral to Neuromuscular Disease Center, Washington University School of Medicine