Imperial Collage Healthcare

Myelin sheath antibodies

Test Background
Myelin-associated glycoprotein autoantibodies are often related to the onset of sensory-motor polyneuropathies.

Clinical Indications
Adult onset neuropathy (distal, symmetrical) Gait disorder Tremor

Reference Range

Sample Required
RST (rust top), Gel SST (yellow top), Can also be performed on CSF

Sample Volume
5-10 mL (1 mL serum)

Turnaround Time
28 days

Not currently performed in house; this test is referred to the Department of Immunology at the Churchill Hospital in Oxford.

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