CNS autoantibody disorders result from an immune response that cross-reacts with tissues in the central nervous system. These conditions are often severe and acute/subacute in onset and may include dementia, seizures, encephalitis, or cerebellar degeneration.
Athena Diagnostics' paraneoplastic testing uses proprietary RecombxTM technology utilizing a recombinant human antigen to identify the precise paraneoplastic antibody based on molecular weight and to reduce cross reactivity.
Our panels include the following:
We also offer testing for autoimmune rapidly progressive dementia, for dementia syndromes with an acute or subacute (12 weeks or less) onset.
Our staff of laboratory directors is available to assist you in the ordering process.
Athena Diagnostics Client Services or Laboratory Directors - (800) 394-4493 Option 2
Athena Diagnostics knows that antibody disorders of the CNS can be challenging to manage. We are committed to providing quality testing to find the cause of you or your loved one's suspected antibody disorder.
We offer the Athena Alliance Program to make testing accessible and affordable. Learn more about the program here
Athena Diagnostics is a leader in diagnostic testing for neurological diseases and offers innovative tests for Alzheimer's disease, muscular dystrophy and other neuromuscular and developmental disorders.
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