ANGIOTENSIN CONVERTING ENZYME - (CSF)
Test Code: MISC
Cerebrospinal Fluid: 0.5 mL
Minimum volume: 0.3mL
Store and ship frozen.
A descriptive report will be sent.
CSF levels of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) are increased in approximately 50% of patients with neurosarcoidosis, but in less than 10% of systemic sarcoidosis patients without neurologic manifestations.
Within 2 Weeks
Store and ship frozen to Mayo Medical Laboratories for referral to ARUP Laboratories.