Acetylcholine Receptor Antibody

Sample type: Serum

Test name: Acetylcholine Receptor Antibody a.k.a.

Special precautions & notes: Generalised adult Myasthenia Gravis 90%. Restricted Ocular MG 20%. Juvenile/congenital MG 30%

Reference range: <0.5  nmol/L = Negative, 0.5-0.75 nmol/L = Equivocal, >0.75 nmol/L = Positive.

Container: Serum (Gold top)

Ideal volume (mL): 2 mL

Referred outside NBT for analysis? No

Discipline: Immunology

Turnaround time: 16 days